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New Born Transferred V-Code

  1. #1
    White Plains, NY
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    A new born in a hospital (V30.0) is transferred to an acute regional hospital. Should they also use V30.0 on the UB? or something different - perhaps V30.1?
    Maybe V39.0?


  2. #2
    Milwaukee WI
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    I'm assuming the newborn is being transferred to the acute regional hospital because of some problem - respiratory distress, congenital heart defect ... whatever.

    The receiving hospital (acute regional hospital) will code the PROBLEM, not the newborn status.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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