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    In a hospital setting, can a anesthesiologist charge for their services from the initial time the patient is seen, or when the patient is actually in the operating room?
    Last edited by kekalei; 03-13-2010 at 04:22 PM.

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    Anesthesia time begins when the anesthesiologist begins to prepare the patient for anesthesia. It can be in the operating room or in another area.
    Last edited by lovetocode; 03-13-2010 at 06:06 PM. Reason: wording

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