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Injection Administration Question

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    We have several patients who come into one of the offices I work for who get B-12 injections. They pay for the actual medicine because they do not have pernicious anemia. I was wondering if we can still charge the administration fee for the injection since our LVN is giving the medicine.

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    Yes you can charge the administration fee since you are administering the injection itself.

    Hope this helps!

    Teresa Collins, CPC

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    Columbia, MO
    Yes I agree you can and should charge the admin code.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    I felt like that was correct, but I wanted to double check.

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