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    Default Bone marrow with NP

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    My doctor performed a bone marrow biopsy and aspiration with a NP for teaching purposes. The NP was also involved in performing the procedure. They both signed the procedure note. How should i bill this ? Under just the oncologist or under the NP with the oncologist as reffering ?? thanks

  2. #2
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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    This is considered over the shoulder supervision and is billed under the physician.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

  3. #3
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    Apr 2007
    Nashville, TN


    I would bill under physician.
    Len Hales, RN, BSN, CPC

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