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  1. Red face Help!
    Medical Coding Books
    Is there any documentation or would anyone know on the facility side which would be correct? Both docs are Ortho, same day, same OR

    Example: Shoulder procedure done

    Doctor A starts DX scope and becomes ill. Doc B steps in and does the surgical part of the case while doc A stays within room to observe.

    Billing for ASC side. Shouldn't the claim be billed out for DOCTOR B since he did the surgical part or should it still be DOCTOR A since this is his patient?


  2. #2
    interesting scenario..I would say yes to Doc B's name on the claim

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