Podiatry Codes Added

September 15, 2011

The following podiatry codes have been added to MIHMS retroactive to 9/1/2010:

  • 27676 Repair, dislocating peroneal tendons; with fibular osteotomy
  • 27691 Transfer or transplant of single tendon (with muscle redirection or rerouting); deep (eg anterior tibial or posterior tibial through interosseous space, flexor digitorum longus, flexor hallucis logus, or peroneal tendon to midfoot or hindfoot)
  • 27829 Open treatment of distal tibiofibular joint (syndesmosis) disrupution, includes internal fixation, when performed
  • 76000 Fluroscopy (separate procedure) up to 1 hour physician time, other than 71023 or 71034 (e.g., cardiac fluoroscopy)

Any claims that were previously denied will be re-processed. Providers do not need to re-submit these claims.