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    Clearnace Sale
    I am consulting with a MD who insists it is okay to collect copays on post-ops - obviously I know this is wrong but can not convience the MD - does anybody know where I can find printable info on this - I am at a total loss thanks

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    Milwaukee WI
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    "Payment" for the post-op visits is included in the payment for the surgery. This is part of the global surgical package. Any patient co-pay for the surgey covered those post-op visits in the global period.

    Is he submitting CPT 99024 for the post-op follow-up visits? These have a $0.00 charge - how can he think he is due a co-pay on these?

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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    I have to agree with True Blue. Post op is part of the surgical package thus the pt's surgical copay s/take care of it.

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