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  1. Question Global
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    We are having a discussion on billing a self pay patient during a global period. Can you bill the self pay patient during the global period?

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    Global periods are not dictated by the type of insurance they carry. Global applies to all.

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    only if the service is unrelated to the procedure that it's falling within the global of... just like insurances.
    Anna is correct, makes no difference if you have insurance or not - global periods apply to all.
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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