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    Wiki new patient help please

    We have a physician that is seeing a patient for the first time from China attending school here. Blue cross ppo. The patient has no problems she only came in to get a Gardasil shot. The doctor spent time with the patient going over problems/history/family history etc. How can this be billed...
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    Wiki Billing 99408

    If my provider wants to bill the 99408 code for alcohol and/or substance use screening, 2 questions: 1. Does the 15-30 minutes include the time spent in the exam or is this an additional 15-30 minutes on top of the exam spent doing the screening? 2. Since this is a screening code along with...
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    Wiki 2 Anesthesiologists, 1 Case

    When one anesthesiologist of the same group takes over for another anesthesiologist, the case can be billed in one of two ways; provider who started the case or the one with the most time spent on the case. Taking a poll to see which one is the preferred method. Thanks for your responses.