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    Does anybody know what codes repalce the inpatient consultation codes 99251-99523 that medicare wont pay in 2010?

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    The initial codes 99221-99223 or if you don't have enough documentation to support those you use the subsequent care codes 99231-99233.

    Laura, CPC, CPMA, CEMC

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