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Pediatric ortho codes

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    I don't usually code for peds. But wanted to know if there are seperate codes for pediatric fracture repair versus adult?

    one of our docs is asking and I thought I would see you anyone knew.

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    Milwaukee WI
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    I am NOT an Ortho expert, but as far as I know NONE of the fracture treatment codes are age specific.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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    I didn't think so I just wanted confirmation because I have not seen any and also would be new at coding peds.
    Thanks for your response.
    Last edited by ASC CODER; 03-26-2010 at 10:02 AM.

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    F Tessa is correct, the fracture treatment CPT codes are not age specific but if you are using Q-codes for cast supplies, they are age specific.
    Eileen Blankenship, CPC
    Remote Coder

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