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    Has anyone had any luck in getting paid for these codes? 99441-99443

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    Quote Originally Posted by LChasser View Post
    Has anyone had any luck in getting paid for these codes? 99441-99443

    -thanks


    Someone please respond.......pretty please!!!!

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    This one is tricky. They revised the codes to say ' pt initiated '... because what happened was the nurses/docs called themselves, they would charge when they initiated it. I HEARD Medicare was going to reimburse, but unfortunately I haven't seen any or maybe my docs haven't billed it lately, I'm not sure. Most insurers, in my experience, do not pay. If it's a non-covered service, you could always bill the patient.

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