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Two E/M Codes On The Same Day

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    One of the hospitalist saw a patient early that day and charged a 99233 later the pt's condition became critical and the doctor later came back this time charging a 99291. Can I bill two e/m codes on the same date of service by the same physician in a situation like this?

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    Smile Yes you can
    Yes you can. Just be sure that the ICD-9-CM codes justify each service. It is billable without modifier. Good luck!

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    yes you can!!

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    Thank you!!!!

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