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Billing Medicare for Drug Screens

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    I work in a Pain Management office and my Doctor is required by the DEA to perform Drug Screens on any patients taking narcotics. I have followed all of the medicare guide lines that we find and they keep denying them. does anyone have any ideas?
    Thank you

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    Do you bill the G0434 (with a quantity of 1) instead of the 80101 with a
    V58.69?

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    yes and I have used dx codes of 304.01 and V58.69

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    I am having the same problem with medicare. They keep rejecting the payments of the drug screens. The remark codes are N286, N265, N276.

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