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    does anyone know anything more about the new flu shot Q codes that are coming up for the new year? All the info I have is from the last edge blast, but it doesn't say if it's just for medicare or what admin to use etc.
    any info would be GREAT!

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    Overland Park, KS
    Check out CMS Transmittal 815, Change Request 7234 and MLN Matters, Number MM7234. Both should be availiable on the CMS website. As far as I can tell, this only applies to Medicare, but I would check with my other commercial payers just to make sure.

    The new Q codes only impact CPT code 90658 for the flu product. The administration code stays the same (G0008).

    Hope this helps.
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P, CRHC, AAPC Fellow

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