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    Where can I find some information on billing an E & M with a routine catheter change? My thinking is if there is no complaints patient doing well just in for the change then we should be billing the catheter only.

    What would justify both?
    Last edited by tlynch; 01-27-2011 at 03:22 PM. Reason: wrong forum

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