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  1. Question Differentiating between codes
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    Is there a standard way of differentiating between Surgical Codes; Medicine Codes; and all other codes?

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    Sioux Falls South Dakota
    The type of service code tells whether it is Medical, Surgical, X-ray, Pathology, etc. The type of service codes are listed in Appendix 6 in your HCPCS, or you can find them in the IOM Claims Processing Manual on the CMS website.

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