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Cpt for pain management

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    Can anybody provide me the cpt for pain management for hand

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    You're going to have to be more specific than that...

    Can you post the redacted op note?
    Walker Bachman, CPC, CPPM

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    I don't have complete report but I day before the pain management doctor has done the procedure for fracture and tendon repair. For the PM doctor has written a note "pt came in for severe pain, dr. gave him i.v. 2 mg Versed and 50 mg Demerol given through i.v."

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    I don't have any experience coding IV's. I'm sure someone here does though.
    Walker Bachman, CPC, CPPM

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    You don't mention where the Pain Doctor saw the patient at.

    If in the office setting, look at 96374 and +96375 for IV push of drugs. Under the Medicare physician fee schedule, these codes are not reimbursed in a facility site of service.

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    Would this be like a "Bier Block"?

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