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Split-Bill Modifiers Added for Myocardial Imaging

May 5, 2020

Effective retroactively for dates of service on or after January 1, 2020, CPT® codes 78429-78434 (positron emission tomography) must be billed with split-bill modifiers TC (technical component) and 26 (professional component).

No action is required of providers. An Erroneous Payment Correction (EPC) will be implemented to reprocess affected claims.