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    I need some help with what codes to charge for diabetic counseling in a group setting by a nurse practitioner. Any help would be appreciated!

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    Look at codes 98960 - 98962 or see if she could qualifiy billing 99078.
    Kiana CPC, CPC-H, BCS-M, BCS-R

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    Thank you Kiana for replying. I will try those codes.

  4. Unhappy group visit coding
    I also am having a hard time figuring out how to bill for DM group visits.
    I have a physician that sees patients in a group setting to discuss DM care and managment.
    I thought the appropriate code is 99078, but I am finding opposition to using that code.
    The physician wants to use E&M codes 99212-99215 based on time.

    What would the appropriate code be?

  5. Default Group Visit
    I'm having the same issue but in addition to the physician they also see a nutrisitionist for the remainder of the visit.

    What did you end up do?

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