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Postop Admission

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My Doc admitted a pt. following a vental hernia repair for postoperative management - Can I bill for the admit 99223 or not? Thanks Cricket
 
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Is your doc the surgeon?

If you are coding for the surgeon, then this is in the global period. You'd only be able to bill if there was a need to return to the OR.

F Tessa Bartels, CPC
 
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