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Physician & Radiology

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    Default Physician & Radiology
    Clearnace Sale
    Hello everyone.. We need some help !!

    We have a Physician who send a PT out for Radiology,
    and the Radiologist , Took the x-ray, read the x-ray and Enterperted the
    x -ray.

    Now the same Physician is trying to say he wants to get credit for that
    X-ray. And we have tried to explain to him that he did not do the xray, he only reviewed it after it was Finished .

    Does anyone know where we can find any guidlines on this or about this
    on any web site?


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    Milwaukee WI
    Default M d m
    The only place the ordering physician "gets credit" for the Xray is in the data points for medical decision making of the E/M service.

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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    We already know that.. but the Physician wants us to show it to him , in writing , or in an official Guidline book.... thanks though

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