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    Good morning can someone please help on this, do you put on modifiers to add on codes specifically 59 to 96375 or any add on codes? I thought we didn't but I am not sure and we have coders here putting them on so before I say anything I wanted to make sure..thanks for any and all help..alice

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    not ordinarily but if you have more than one 96375 then you use the 59 to show distinct and separate so it does not get dropped as a duplicate entry. But only one 96375 or any other add on then no there is absolutely no need or rationale for a modifier.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    Thank you so much for your help, I truly appreciate it...alice

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