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Unna Boot Question

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    Hello Everyone! I have a clinician that is putting a small patch on the unna boot. Basically, the clinician is putting a small patch on a wound. I don't think we can code the entire Unna Boot Application, would this just be an E/M service? THANK YOU

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    Seacoast- Dover New Hampshire
    If the nature of the visit was strictly to change the unna boot, I would use 29580.
    Karen Barron, CPC
    Hampton New Hampshire Chapter

  3. Default HCPCS Code ??
    Is there a HCPCS code you have to use along with the 29580? Are the casting supplies included in the 29580?

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