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proper way to code for patient who needs ppd placement only

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    We are going back and forth on the proper way to code for a patient who presents for an appt to have a ppd placement only!! We are scheduling with our providers due to our nurses availability. Please advise!!

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    Columbia, MO
    You just use the code for the PPD. It does not matter whether performed by provider or nurse.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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