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Old 10-30-2008, 02:19 PM
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Question NCCI edits

When viewing NCCI edits, what does a "9" mean in the modifier column? It states 9 = N/A, but what does that mean?
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n/a= not applicable
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This Q/A section might be of some use.

http://questions.cms.hhs.gov/cgi-bin...wers.search_nl
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Arrow N/A Not Applicable

'9' means that there is no bundling between the two codes. Both codes can be reported without a 59 modifier.

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