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    Can someone help me out with where to find the documentation requirements for Conscious Sedation? I'm not familiar with this procedure at all, and I was wondering if it is sufficient for the physician to simply document that this was done or is he required to document more information such as the time?

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    Check out the CPT book under Sedation, Moderate. Codes 99142-99150. Also check out the 2008 Relative Value Guide, pgs 46-47. Hope this helps.

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