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    Can someone tell me if the dx code for (o2 dependent) is v46.2 if this is correct....
    Thank you-
    Brenda Amaro, CPC

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    V462 - Long-term Oxygen Therapy / Supplemental oxygen

    It is although I think it depends what type of billing your using it for. Example I do DME & it's invalid for that, gets rejected off the front end edit.

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    Okay very good... I do family practice and it was a dx code used on a patient that the doctors saw at the hospital.
    Thank you..
    Brenda Amaro, CPC

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