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Billing for Admit

  1. #1
    Default Billing for Admit
    Medical Coding Books
    If a pt is admitted preoperative for tranfusion and platelets and a bunch of other testing prior to the surgery, is this billable as an admission?
    adrianne, cpc

  2. #2
    Milwaukee WI
    Default Admitted by the surgeon?
    NOT if patient is being admitted by the surgeon who's operating.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CPC-E/M

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    That's what I thought. I just needed to back that up for my surgeon. thanks.
    adrianne, cpc

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