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New Modifiers V5-V9

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    Post New Modifiers V5-V9
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    The 2010 Outpatient Final Rule was published presenting new modifiers V5-V9, however I cannot find any information on their use (i.e. when & how to use). Does anybody have information about these new modifiers? If so, where did you find your information?


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    North Carolina
    V5 00100 7 VASCULAR CATHETER Vascular catheter
    V6 00100 7 ARTERIOVENOUS GRAFT Arteriovenous graft
    V7 00100 7 ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA Arteriovenous fistula
    V8 00100 7 INFECTION PRESENT Infection present
    V9 00100 7 NO INFECTION PRESENT No infection present

  3. #3
    Hi - thanks for the reply. I do have these descriptions, my question is on their use. How & when do you apply these modifiers?


  4. #4
    North Carolina
    Unfortunatley, I can't answer that right now. This is all the info I have right now...

    Anyone else?

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