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  1. Question general health panel
    Medical Coding Books
    We recently had a change in our lab which allows us to bill all of the components of a general health panel from our office. I did not realize at that time that Medicare does not cover a general health panel. I have 25 denials. Can I rebill these to Medicare unbundled? I have supporting diagnoses. Will any special information need submitted with the claim?

    Thanks for your time and help.

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    Cape Girardeau
    We bill the componets of the general health panel and get paid. Medicare will not take the general health panel, so we unbundle. From what I understand this is how Medicare wants it.

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    We unbundle per Medicare.
    Kim Reynolds, CPC

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