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    Default modifier 25

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    Can any one tell me if modifier 25 is requried on E &M CODE When billed with 59025 wtih modifier 26 on the same date.eg. (59025-26 &99231 -25 on 3/13/10)

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    e/m code will bundle with (any) procedure if you don't. I'd use it (if the visit is truly seperate). The 26 is a distinct modifier, meaning it doesnt make a difference on your other codes/modifiers.
    Linda Vargas, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC
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