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Dre exam?

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    Is there a cpt code ( not the hcpc code) for a routine digital rectal exam? As part of prostate screening?

    Any suggestions would be helpful!

    Thanks alot!

    Happy thursday:d

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    I do not think there is a cpt code specifically for DRE, usually considered part of the E&M.
    Anthony McCallum, CPC, CIRCC, CPC-I, CCS

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    "Billing and payment for a DRE (G0102) is bundled into the payment for a covered evaluation and management service (CPT codes 99201 99456 and 99499) when the two services are furnished to a patient on the same day. If the DRE is the only service or is provided as part of an otherwise non-covered service, HCPCS code G0102 would be payable separately if all other coverage requirements are met."

    Hope that helps
    Heather Winters, CPC, CFPC

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