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    Mental health provider seeing patient in nursing home billing nursing home visits 99307-99309 and getting denied from Behavioral Health plans. Any suggestions how these services should be billed?

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    Bill with 90823 to 90829 series.
    Jagadish, CCS-P, CPC

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jagadish View Post
    Bill with 90823 to 90829 series.
    Why would you use interactive therapy codes, as suppose to insight oriented?

    It all depends why the physician is there befeore you can code psychotherapy visit, an intake or comprehenisive psychiatric interview should have been performed to determine how to treat the patient.


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    I can't bill therapy services, so what would be the most appropriate code

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