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Endovascular revascularization codes need -26 modifier still?

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    Default Endovascular revascularization codes need -26 modifier still?
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    2011 Endovascular revascularization codes need -26 modifier still? For example 37226/performed in hospital...-26 modifier or no? Thanks for the help

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    No -26 modifier needed.

    Jessica CPC, CCC

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    Jessica ,
    Do we need 59 mod on the cath code when done with a stent same day?
    Theresa CCS-P CPMA CCC ICDCT-CM

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    Are you talking about coronary stents and the diagnostic cath?

    I haven't been putting any -59 modifiers on my diagnostic cath codes because there are no CCI edits bundling them. Haven't seen denials (yet anyway!)

    Jessica CPC, CCC

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