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    Question Same day ob ultrasound and nst

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    Can an ob ultrasound and a nst be billed on the same visit? If so, would modifier 59 be appropriate? Thanks for your help.
    Last edited by klopes; 03-02-2010 at 01:15 PM.

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    Yes, you can bill an ob ultrasound and NST on the same day but you will need to add modifier 59 to the NST.

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