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Old 08-18-2009, 09:48 AM
robbinwolf robbinwolf is offline
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Default nitroglycerin and aspirin administration

I recently began coding for a family physician so I am still learning. A patient was seen in the office with chest pains. The doctor gave him 4 nitroglycerin tablets and aspirin and administered oxygen. Can she code for that?What codes do I use? Thank!!
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Old 05-01-2010, 11:59 AM
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Default good question

I did a search looking for that very question and found yours. I don't know the answer either. I cannot find anything about it in HCPCS or any other coding resources. Not even anything about it as a general search in Google.
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