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Modifer for Attending

  1. Default Modifer for Attending
    Medical Coding Books
    With Consults going away 2010, we will have to put a modfier on the Attending's bill. I heard of two different modifiers.

    1. NA
    2. Al

    Do we know yet?

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    CMS posted the consultation transmittal:

    The modifier for the admitting physician of record is AI (as in Apple, Ink) NOT A1 (A-one)
    Jenny Berkshire, CPC, CEMC, CGIC

  3. #3
    Default Admission modifier
    I just found this on another forum. AI is our modifier

    then look for Transmittal number R1875CP.

    Michele R. Hayes, CPC, CEMC, CGIC

  4. Default Admission modifier
    Thank you so much for your responses. I usually don't receive any. Thanks again. Barbara

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