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Fetal Non Stress Tests - the number of units to use for CPT 59025

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    I'm hoping someone could help me with the number of units to use for CPT 59025. Is is suppose to be 1 unit per date of service or do the units pertain to time, i.e 7 hours would be 7 units? I have gotten conflicting information from different people I have asked.

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    Default non-stress test
    You will bill only 1 unit per day.

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    Default Nst
    We do one unit. This is a test that could take 40 minutes or several hours. We just use it once.
    Anyone else?

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    We only use 1 unit, unless there are twins

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    We Only Bill One Unit Also

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    can this test be billed as inpatient stay?

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