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New selective injection codes with caths

  1. #1
    Lexington, Kentucky
    Default New selective injection codes with caths
    Medical Coding Books
    Please let me know where I can find in writing that the new selective injections with caths(93565,93566,93567,93568,etc) requires a 26 modifier or Not?
    Sharon Greene, CPC

  2. #2
    Take a look at the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. These codes aren't broken down into professional/technical components. Only global codes.

    Jessica CPC, CCC

  3. #3
    Lexington, Kentucky
    thanks. I did look at Medicare fee schedule database. But my coding software states it needs modifier 26. I think there is an error in the software.
    Sharon Greene, CPC

  4. #4
    You know what, my "scrubber" tells me the same thing. I've been ignoring the that message and having the claims go out without the -26.

    Jessica CPC, CCC

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