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    Need help as I have not previously coded lab work-Example-Blood work drawn in Doctor's
    office but sent to local hosp for processing-Can Dr's office charge 36415? Doesn't
    hospital code for blood work w/90 or 91 modifier??

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    Apr 2007


    Yes, the doctor's office would bill 36415 for drawing the blood. I'm not sure how the hospital would bill. Hopefully someone else can answer that part of the question.

    Hope this helps!

    Teresa Collins, CPC

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