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Billing for hydration

  1. Default Billing for hydration
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    Is hydration, prior to and following a CT with contrast, billable or integral to the radioogy procedure?

    Also, where might we find the "rule" regarding IV hydration prior to and subsequent to a CT with contrast?


  2. Default Hydration
    I'm most familiar with out patient infusions, chemo, home infusion, ect., but generally Hydration is only covered separately IF for "dehydration" as a separate and identifiable service.

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