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    Our clinic does lab work for nursing home residents. I think these services should be billed by the nursing facility, however I have been unable to prove this to the higher ups in our office, who think we are responsible. Medicare has paid for these services, but recoups them at a later date. Am I right?

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    just as an example

    99213 - our office bills
    71020 - our office bills the professional component, nursing facility the technical

    80061 - nursing facility bills
    80076 - nursing facility bills

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