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    Can anyone clarify if the elimination of billing consultation codes affects technical billing of consult coding?

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    Columbia, MO
    I am not certain I fully understand your question. CMS eliminated consultations as a viable service and therefore not billable to Medicare or to the patient. I am not sure what you are referring to when you state "technical billing of consult coding" Can you put it into context of an example?

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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