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    My general practice physician occasionally sends a Medicare patient for a SED rate. Does anyone know what diagnose Medicare needs to pay for a SED rate?

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    I don't seen a Lab NCD for this so it would probably be paid and maybe they randomly audit to make sure they are submitted with medically necessary diagnoses?
    Pam Tienter, CPC, COC, CPC-P, CCS-P, CPMA, CPC-I, AAPC Fellow
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