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Family Medicine Provider billing Pathology/Lab series

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    Central Philadelphia chapter
    Default Family Medicine Provider billing Pathology/Lab series
    Medical Coding Books
    Can a Family Medicine Provider bill a CPT from the Pathology/Lab series?
    Office note: KOH shin prep was negative
    CPT 87220
    DX: R21 rash

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    As long as the provider has the appropriate level of CLIA certification to be able to perform the lab service, then they can bill for it.
    Thomas Field, CPC, CEMC

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