cpt 82270

daniel

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if the physician sends the patient home with a single or multiple cards for collection of feces speciamens and comes back the next week.

you bill out the cpt 82270 blood occult. right.



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daniel, cpc
 

smerriweather1

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What if the patient has Medicare as the primary payor and the dx given is screening for malignant neoplasm and no documtentation exists about family history. The pt has a personal hx of bladder ca. All the Medicare payable dx I find relate to colonoscopys and not the 82270.
 

Lisa Bledsoe

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What if the patient has Medicare as the primary payor and the dx given is screening for malignant neoplasm and no documtentation exists about family history. The pt has a personal hx of bladder ca. All the Medicare payable dx I find relate to colonoscopys and not the 82270.

Code 82270 and V76.41 or V76.51.
 

FMCCALL

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82270 82274 and G0328

Hi guys...In my office if the patient has a take home kit we bill 82270 with a condition. If it is normal or screening we do G0328 with the V code. We also bill 82274 for IFOBT collected while patient is in the office only.and the same Gcode if test is screening and normal...Am I correct or does anyone have some helpful advice?
 
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