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    Question Billing Heparin with infusion

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    Is billing Heparin that is used to flush the port after a patient gets chemotherapy ok?
    Is it included in the treatment process?

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    Apr 2007
    Philadelphia, PA


    It really depends on the insurance and your contract with them.

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