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triple lumen catheter

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    Default triple lumen catheter
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    need help coding triple lumen catheter

    here is the progress note
    Procedure note:
    TLC placed in the right femoral vein without complication under sterile conditions
    Electronically signed by:
    Dr. ?? MD
    Rachele Porter, AS, CPC, CPC-H, CEDC
    no weapons formed against me shall prosper

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    Hello! look at procedure code 36555 or 36556, This is a non-tunnel centrally inserted venous catheter, often called a Triple Lumen. Hope this helps!

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    Default triple lumen catheter
    I thought so...thanx
    Rachele Porter, AS, CPC, CPC-H, CEDC
    no weapons formed against me shall prosper

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