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Consult Medical Necessity

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    A pre op consult needs the pre op code, is the second code the reason for the surgery or the reason for the medical clearance?

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    Greeley, Colorado
    First is pre-op V code, followed by reason for surgery, followed by other conditions (i.e. DM, HTN, etc).

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    Thank you Lisa!

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