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    Cardiologist see a patient in the hospital (cardi clinic). He does EKG with interpretation and report. What is the right code for HOSPITAL BILLING

    Is it OK 93005 with modifier TC.

    Thank you

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    If you're billing 93005 you wouldn't be putting a -TC modifier on the code.

    That code IS the technical component of an EKG. The code is 100% technical.

    Jessica CPC, CCC

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    Thank you

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