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  1. Smile ASC Modifier
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    Can anyone help me out on the modifiers that needs to be used while coding for an ASC - in Texas?

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    Look in your CPT book-Appendix A-Modifiers
    Modifiers Approved for Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) Hospital Outpatient Use.
    Common modifiers our facility uses is 50 59 73 74 and 78
    Medicare GA, GY :-)

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    All carriers in PA require an SG modifier with each procedure, except for Medicare.
    Anastasia, CPC, CASCC, COBGC

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    Thanks for all your responses

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    I am in Texas as well. Workers compensation requested that the SG modifier is on their claims. I have only had two WC comp carriers say they dont need it, {Safeco and Hartford} but that changes like the wind.

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