Dental Claims: For routine dental services requiring general anesthesia, be sure to submit your claims using CPT 41899 and 00170 along with the appropriate modifier and start/stop times to ensure proper processing.
Use these coding references to help you when billing TRICARE®.
Crosswalk of 2012 CPT Codes to 2013 CPT Codes
Revenue Codes with HCPCS Codes
DME POS Rates
State Prevailing Rates
Remit Status Codes
Government No Pay Codes
New, deleted and revised ICD-9-CM Codes
Use correct 11 digit National Drug Codes
Unclassified Procedure Codes
Please note: If a standard CPT 4 or HCPCS code is available but an unclassified code is used, TRICARE cannot pay for the service. Unclassified procedure codes must be accompanied by documentation of the service as well as an explanation as to why a more specific code was not used.