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    Question: Does anyone know if there is an specific list that shows certain cpt codes are not elig for an assist at surgery.

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    Apr 2007
    North Carolina



    Select range of CPT code(s)
    Click on Payment Policy Indicator
    Enter your CPT code
    Select "All modifiers" on your drop down key

    Assist Surgery Column-
    0-Medical documentation must support medical necessity for assist
    1-Assist not payable
    2-Assist payable
    9-Concept does not apply

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