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Thread: Pap Smear - Screening Vs Diagnostic

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    NO! Pick one. If there is an abnormality on the last pap then code for the abnormality only.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Partha View Post
    quick catchup - what CPT codes screening vs diagnostic, our providers are billing G0124, G0144, 88141 to Medicare and getting G0124 & G0144 denied? Thanks!!!
    Is the G0124 and G0144 being denied due to coverage. And are billing for the physician or the pathologist?

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    We are running the test in our lab and our doctors are also doing the interpretation....

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