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Peak flow meter

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    I need your help! What is your office charging for 94150(peak flow meter) and what kind of reimbursment are you getting?

    Karen Millsaps

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    I know we bill $25.00 ,but I dont see our reimbursement. On the Blue Shield Website they cover at $27.62, Blue Cross Website says $20.59, and Medi-cal $5.57.Sorry this is all the info I have.

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    Thank you for responsing so quickly, that is exactly what I needed.

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    What kind of meter do you use and do you use disposal ones?

    Karen Millsaps, cpc

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    Would the code or reimbursement be different depending on the type of meter the office uses?

    Hollie Garrett, CPC

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    Per CPT Assist April 1999 page 11, a Peak Flow is considered part of the E/M and is not separately billable.

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    ...just like a pulse ox.

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