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    I have a physician who performed a manual rotation and delivery only. The rest of the OB care (antepartum, hosp admit and postpartum) was done by a midwife. The physician who delivered thinks there should be an intrapartum care code that the midwife should get credit for. Any input? THANKS!

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    No intrapartum code. The Midwife can only bill for the antepartum and the postpartum. The postpartum code does contain hospital visits directly after the delivery.
    Angela Jordan, CPC, COBGC, AAPC Fellow
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    Medical Revenue Solutions, LLC
    AAPC National Advisory Board - Southwest
    AAPCCA BOD Chair 2012-2013
    angela@medicalrevenuesolutions.com

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    Thank you so much. That is what I was thinking but wanted to run it by another coder. Thanks again and have a good day!

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