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Need Help!! New to Ortho/Fracture coding

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    I'm new to ortho and have not clue on how to correctly code fracture care.

    Pt had post op visit in office after having surgery, we applied a short arm cast, fiberglass. I know I can bill for the cast, but what code do I use to bill for the supply of the fiberglass, do I use Q4010 or do I use A4590, they are both circled on my fee ticket. Thanks for anyone's input.


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    I would bill the Q code in addition to the cast.

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    Does anyone know how to find the Medicare allowable amount for this Q code, it is not in our system fee schedule. Thanks,

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    Thank you so much!

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