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Which modifier for primary service?

mitchellde

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you will need a 59 modifier IF these were two separate sites. The modifer will go on the service that is considered the component.
 

Lisa Bledsoe

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code 17000 and 11100-59. even though the -59 is on 11100 medicare will reduce the lower reimbursed code. per cci edits 11100 is considered the component code.
 
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