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Modifier -25 with 99205

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    Is it possible to use modifier -25 with 99205 if psychotherapy is also on the same day as a new patient E/M? Is there a better way to code this?
    So; 99205 -25, 90838

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    Yes you can bill 99205 and 90838 as long as documentation shows he 60 mins with family and/or patient during the E/M visit.

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