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Flu test a and b

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    Does anyone know the proper coding regulations under UnitedHealth for coding BOTH the Flu A and Flu B tests on the same DOS?

    UHC is rejecting the following:

    87400 x2 units
    87400 and 87400-91
    87400 and 87400-79

    Any thoughts?


    Grace A. Hawa, CPA-A

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    Greeley, Colorado
    If you are doing the rapid influenza test(s) it should be coded:
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

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