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    Can you bill seperately for Physician supervision for Infusions? It is being done at outpatient infusion center in a hospital. Our doctor is being asked to oversee the patients infusion.

    Thanks,
    Pam

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    If you look at the guidelines under Hydration, Therapeutic, Prophylactice .... etc Infusions it states multiple times: These codes are not intended to be reported by the physician in the facility setting.

    So, no. It's just all part of the E/M service.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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