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    Default Transfer to another facility - Doctor is transferring an inpatient

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    Doctor is transferring an inpatient to another hospital (not related to ours). Will he bill for a discharge or a subsequent inpt code? He will not be involved in care any longer.


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    He can bill 99238/9
    Jagadish, CCS-P, CPC

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