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Coding 97597 and 11042 together

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    I need help please, Our Doctor did 2 procedures on two different site areas of the left leg, our edits say this is bundled. Any advise would be appreciated.


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    They are bundled only if for the SAME site. Use a -59 modifier.

    You might still get a denial, but appeal with procedure notes that clearly show two separate sites.

    Hope that helps

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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    Thank you

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