Production Alert Details

Anesthesia CPT 00537 Being Underpaid for 2022

Date Reported:
Date Resolved:
Provider Types Impacted:

Jurisdiction 6 and Jurisdiction K Part B Providers

Reason Code(s):
Claim Coding Impact:
CPT 00537

Description of Issue

The 2022 Anesthesia Base Unit for 00537 was not updated for dates of service starting 1/1/2022 which has caused services being underpaid.

National Government Services Action

The Anesthesia Base Unit was corrected on 3/24/2022 for 00537. National Government Services adujsted all claims starting from dates of service 1/1/2022.

Provider Action

No provider action needed.

Proposed Resolution/Fix

Adjustments completed on 4/18/2022