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Postmortem code..

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    Hi,

    Just to know in curiosity about whether "we have any cpt code for postmortem"??
    How will be the doctor is paid if he does a postmortem procedure.??

    Any valuable thoughts..


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    Jayaprathap, CPC

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    Is the physician performing the pronouncement of death? If not, I don't know of any other codes.


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    Default Codes 88000 - 88099.
    When can we use codes in the series 88000- 88099.

    Can you please explain ??

    regards,
    Pratap.
    Jayaprathap, CPC

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