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    Hi everyone! Can anyone tell me if there is a way to bill a 99000 to medicare and have it pay out?? I am not sure if I am missing something or if they just don't pay the code... txs Tiffany

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    You cannot charge that code unless you are physically taking the specimen to the lab.

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    Default 99000

    Take a look at this article

    Medicare considers it bundled

    Heather Winters, CPC, CFPC

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