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    Chicopee, Mass

    Default Global Surgical Package

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    Need some help with this scenario: Patient undergoes a total hip replacement, and within that global period there is a mechanical complication of the joint prosthesis, is an E&M billable for the preop. exam?


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    No, sorry. The Pre-Op will be bundled in the Global.


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    Chicopee, Mass


    Thanks, Jenna. That is exactly what I thought too- a co-worker was trying to tell me otherwise and I wanted to double check myself.

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