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    Apr 2007

    Default Twinrix

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    Is anyone else having trouble getting Medicare to cover TWINRIX?

    Michele R. Hayes, CPC, CPMA, CEMC, CGIC

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    Apr 2007
    Greeley, Colorado


    Medicare will only cover hep B; twinrix is not covered.
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

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    Default Add-on question for Twinrix


    Do you know if there is a specific reason why Medicare will cover the Hep B vaccine but not the Twinrix? Patient is HIV+ and high risk. Not sure if there is any way around this and I am having difficulty finding the information I need.

    Thanks for your help!

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