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66984 in a SNF unit?

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    i was wondering if you can perfrom cataract surgery in the SNF unit? I would think that youcould because of the place of service. Any info would be VERY helpful. I am new to this speciality. Thanks so much!
    Stacey Lindsey-Smathers, CPC, RMC

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    I guess you could if there was a surgical suite at the SNF, but it's most commonly done at a hospital or ASC.
    Denise Martin, RHIA, CEDC, CPC

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