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    Question ostomy coding help

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    I am seeking some guidance. My boss is interested in hiring an RN to see ostomy patients in the office for ostomy markings, problems and care. I can not seem to find an actual code for these items. I am thinking it may fall under an e/m code. Any help or guidance would be appreciated.

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    A "nurse visit" would fall under 99211 - evaluation & management section

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    That is what I was thinking, but my boss was hoping for more than an e/m code. Thanks.

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