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  1. Red face Ana Burke
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    I am coding for PA to Medicaid. What modifier should i use to show that services are rendered by PA.
    thank you

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    There is no modifier needed. You either bill the claim with the PA's provider number, or bill the claim "incident-to" the physician's services.
    Walker Bachman, CPC, CPPM

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    If the PA is an assistant at surgery you would use the AS modifier.

    If the PA acted alone you can bill E/M or procedures within the PA's scope of practice under the PA's name without any modifier.

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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    Opps.. she's right! I missed that one. My PA's just do office based E/M and simple office procedures.
    Walker Bachman, CPC, CPPM

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