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vision and hearing exams bundled

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    When you bill 99173 and 92551 along with the preventive exam do the insurance companies pay? I am coming across most insurance companies that are bundling the services or dropping it to the patient's deductible. If is is a non covered service than can I have the patient fill out a waiver form? Thanks -Edie

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    Are you using -59 modifier? We use it in our office, but if it's not a covered service it won't matter. You can also get the parent to sign a waiver for those services.

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