This is not my area of expertise but ...
When a surgeon performs mutliple procedures in one operative session there is no requirement for separate op reports for each procedure, as long as each procedure can be clearly identified in the body of the report.
I would think that as long as each procedure can be clearly identified in the body of the report, one report combining both would be sufficient.
I have tried to educate my docs to always ask for a new paragraph for each procedure when they are dictating (with limited success, but it's still worth mentioning to them).
F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CPC-E/M
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