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2 E/m Same Day

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    Default 2 E/m Same Day
    Medical Coding Books
    Could someone help me, I'm looking for articles related to when it is apporiate to bill 2 E/M codes on the same day. I read some where you can bill this for out patient only if the services are un-related. But I need documentation that i can refer back to.


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    Check the CMS Internet-only Manual (Claims) chapter 30.6.7 B, where it instructs carriers not to pay for two separate visits by the same physician/group on the same day, unless the two visits are unrelated.

    (Hope the above link works!)


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    Smile 2 E/m service the same day

    Thank you, so much . I have been looking all over for this.

    Again thank you.


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