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    Default Guidance on pace maker checks

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    New to cardio--how often can you bill for pacemaker checks either in person w/ dr or nurse or on the phone. Pgba is our medicare for south carolina---any help with links for info would be appreciated

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    Apr 2007
    Bay City Michigan

    Default Pacemaker checks

    You can only bill one every 90 days for the remote checks. There is no limit on the "in person" checks, but it must be medically necessary - ie symptoms, etc. You can get these guidelines from Boston Scientific. They have a great chart.

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    By chance do you have a link or a copy? Would appreicate

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