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    A patient has a Q pump placed for post op pain managment and the provider visits the patient the next 2 days to evaluate pain control with proper documentation in record. Do you charge for daily visits?

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    These visits would fall in the global period. Depending on what kind of procedure was performed. You can only code for them if there's no global period.

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    Is this also the case if the catheter was placed by the anesthesia provider and not the surgeon?

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