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    Default OB global package/cervical dilator

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    Can cervical dialtor code 59200 be billed in addition to the OB global package, 59400?
    Last edited by jcgiordano; 09-18-2009 at 08:49 AM.

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    Seacoast- Dover New Hampshire


    we bill for it if it is 24 hrs before delivery.
    Karen Barron, CPC
    Hampton New Hampshire Chapter

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    It is not considered part of the global service so it can be billed separately. Whether or not the insurance pays is another story.

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    Default 59200

    My doctor puts X2 on 59200. Can this code be used more than once? Modifier or units=2?

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