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Endoscopic Cubital Release - I work in an ASC

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    I work in an ASC and one of my Doctor's are performing an Endoscopic Cubital Release for a medicare patient. He says I can use 64718 for an Endoscopic Cubital Release. I thought I could only use the unlisted code 29999. Any help would be great. I also need some documentation on this.

    Thanks,
    Jenny, CPC

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    I was just in a meeting today where the speaker, Margie Scalley Vaught, said to use unlisted code 29999.

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    Thank you so much. Now I just need to find some documentation that states that.

    Thanks,
    Jenny

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    I agree with using 29999, and in your letter that you send with your documentation, you can compare to code 64718.

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