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Vcodes on the ordering requisition for Labs


Local Chapter Officer
Youngstown, OH
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Can anyone advise me? If the doctor sends in a script that is pre marked "preop surgery testing requistion form" and does not list a preop diagnosis in the diagnosis field just the disorder. Can the biller bill a V72.xx as one of the diagnosis codes even if it is not specified on the req?

-Phyllis D- CPC,CPC-P,CPC-I
2012 Boardman, OH Secretary/Treasurer
2011 Boardman, OH President
2010 Boardman, OH Secretary/Treasurer