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Modifier for HCPCS?

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    I have a prob w/ USDL,they denied our implants w/ an authorization ,they are asking us for a modifier 59 for our implants ( pt had 4 implants)
    has anyone ever encountered this.

    Thanks for your help

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    I myself have never heard of that because normally implants don't have modifiers for an ASC but maybe it's carrier driven. I would call them or review the contract to see why they want this.

    Hope this helps!

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    The US Dept of Labor has their own set of rules for everything!! I dont ever recall doing it, but with them, you do as they ask..but next week they will want it a different way...grrrrr they disgust

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