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    Can a doctor code 99211 or is this code for other staff like nurses, MAs etc?
    Last edited by ank3t; 10-20-2016 at 04:28 AM.

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    Duluth, Minnesota


    absolutely the doctors can bill a 99211 - typically they don't though! ... more often they are associated with a "nurse visit"... minor visit.. BUT, the doctor certainly can bill it. I assume the visit was very minimal and that's what the doctor decided was supported by the documentation.
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    thanks for your reply.

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