Return on Investment

The SpiroAir PFT System is a work horse that can be afforded by even the smallest private offices, yet it has the capability and reliability that is demanded by the largest and busiest of hospitals.

Tests/DayMonthly Revenue     1 Year    5 Years    10 YearsBreakeven
        2         $7,350.00  $88,200.00   $441,000.00   $882,000.005.4 months
        4       $14,700.00$176,400.00   $882,000.00$1,764,000.002.7 months
        6       $22,050.00$264,600.00$1,323,000.00$2,646,000.001.8 months

(Return on Investment calculations and time tables based on the cost of equipment only and the National Average, Part B, 2013 Reimbursements)

Routine Billable Codes

Routine billable codes include spirometry (FVC), Lung Volumes (FRC), and Diffusion (DLCO). A typical patient that is ordered a full PFT test will billed with these codes.

 CPT Code    Tests    Reimbursement 
    94060    FVC           $64.00
    94727    FRC           $48.00
    94729   DLCO           $63.00
    Total          $175.00

(Please verify reimbursement amounts with your carrier.)

Additional Billable Codes

The SpiroAir combined with the power of ComPAS Software allows for a variety of Challenge Protocols (Methacholine, Mannitol/Aridol, Cold Air, etc.). In addition, simple exercise stress tests like the 6 Minute Walk can be conducted with the integration of the Nonin WristOx2.

 CPT Code   Tests   Reimbursement 
    95070Challenge - Pre            $64.00
    94664Challenge - Post            $48.00
    946206 Minute Walk           $63.00
    Total          $175.00

(Please verify reimbursement amounts with your carrier)