Daily Archives: March 14, 2020

New CPT Code Announced to Report Novel Coronavirus Test

Chicago, March 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The American Medical Association (AMA) today announced that the CPT Editorial Panel approved a new addition to the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set that will help streamline data-driven resource and allocation planning …

ASGE Releases Recommendations for Endoscopy Units in the Era of COVID-19

DOWNERS GROVE, IL / ACCESSWIRE / March 13, 2020 / The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) has released an important article in its signature publication, the Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) journal. The article, titled Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak: What the Department of Endoscopy

FIRST LEBANESE NATIONAL JOINS THE EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES AND ARTS

The European Academy of Sciences and Arts chose the Head of the Neuroscience Research Center at the Lebanese University, Professor Youssef Fares, to join its cadre, thus becoming the first Lebanese doctor among its members, and officially honored by the Academy during …

Iran Coronavirus Death Toll Passes 600, Syria Shuts Schools

TEHRAN – Iran said Saturday the coronavirus outbreak has killed another 97 people, pushing the death toll in the country to 611, as war-ravaged Syria announced a number of strict measures despite the government saying it has no confirmed cases.

Iran is …