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    When billing subsequent hospital codes do you always have to have admit and discharge date on the claim in order for it to get paid?

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    Apr 2007
    New Windsor


    yes. dates are important! admit and discharge dates should definately be on the claim form

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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    well not a discharge date if the patient is still inpatient at the tme of service but admit date is a must with a POS of 21.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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