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EKG codes

kumeena

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Cardiologist see a patient in the hospital (cardi clinic). He does EKG with interpretation and report. What is the right code for HOSPITAL BILLING

Is it OK 93005 with modifier TC.

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Jess1125

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If you're billing 93005 you wouldn't be putting a -TC modifier on the code.

That code IS the technical component of an EKG. The code is 100% technical.

Jessica CPC, CCC
 
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