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Diagnosis Coding for PICC blood draws

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    Question Diagnosis Coding for PICC blood draws
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    What diagnosis code(s) do we use for PICC blood draws??

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    It depends... what did the provider document as the reason for the blood draw.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    I have no documentation regarding it at all. Looks like a "routine" blood draw for a chemo patient.

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    Possibly V58.83 with V58.69 secondary this is what we used for blood draws to check counts for chemo.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    Thank you!!

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