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    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Modesto, CA; Central Valley Chapter

    Default Sleep Apnea and Medicare

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    Can anyone tell me if there are any surgeries that Medicare will cover for patient's that want to correct their sleep apnea?

    Tina Reich, CPC, CPC-I, CEMC

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    Join Date
    Apr 2007


    I work for an ASC and some procedures code from the series of 312XX are covered by medicare and this codes are also related to DX 780.57

    hope this helps!

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    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Stuart Sailfish Chapter


    My Medicicare carrier covers UPPP (42145) with Dx. 327.23
    Candice Fenildo, CPC, CPMA, CPB, CENTC, CPC-I
    AAPC Chapter Association Board of Directors ( Chair)
    Region 6, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio

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