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    What would be the appropriate POS code(medicare) for elective procedures done in the ambulatory surgery unit located inside a hospital? It is not a "freestanding" center...22 or 24? Thanks!!

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    Milwaukee WI
    Default Pos 22
    Sounds like -22 from your description.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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