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CPT for ENT: Deletion of Eustachian Tube Codes for 2015

For CY 2015, the AMA CPT® Editorial Panel has deleted three Eustachian tube CPT codes from the CPT code set. This change was supported by the Academy, as the codes were rarely utilized and reflected outmoded codes.

CPT Changes for 2015: What ENTs Need to Know

There are several Current Procedural Terminology® (CPT) code changes for 2015 applicable to otolaryngologists. Below is a summary of these changes. If you have any questions regarding CPT code changes for 2015, please contact the Health Policy team.

Rande H. Lazar: Advancing Socio-economic Research in Otolaryngology

Rande H. Lazar, MD, of Memphis, TN, recently established an endowment for the American Academy of  Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery in support of gathering socio-economic data related to otolaryngology.

Media and Public Outreach

The AAO-HNS supports members in their outreach efforts to local media and community members.

2014 Cochrane Scholars

2014 Cochrane ConclaveSystematic ReviewTraining July 7-8, 2014Oxford, United Kingdom Sponsored by SAGE Sarfaraz Banglawala, MD Carol Bier-Laning, MD Emily Boss, MD, MPH Marilene Wang, MD

2014 G-I-N Conference Scholars

Melbourne, Australia, August 20-23, 2014 Congratulations to the 2014 G-I-N Scholars! Stephen Maturo, MDBrooke Army Medical Center David Tunkel, MDJohns Hopkins University