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Sleep Apnea and Medicare

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    Modesto, CA; Central Valley Chapter
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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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    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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    Stuart Sailfish Chapter
    My Medicicare carrier covers UPPP (42145) with Dx. 327.23
    Candice Fenildo, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, CPB, CENTC, CRHC, AAPC Fellow
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    Ear, Nose and Throat Associates of South Florida, PA

    "Nothing is stronger than the heart of a volunteer"

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