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Annual wellness visit icd-9?

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    Default Annual wellness visit icd-9?
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    Does anybody know what ICD-9 code we are supposed to use with the annual wellness visits?
    Heather Kofoid, CPC

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    V70.0
    LeeAnn

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    Quote Originally Posted by cheermom68 View Post
    V70.0
    LeeAnn
    Oh, I was reading somewhere online and people had written in saying that the annual wellness visits were being denied with that diagnosis code..
    Heather Kofoid, CPC

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    Quote Originally Posted by HKOFOID View Post
    Oh, I was reading somewhere online and people had written in saying that the annual wellness visits were being denied with that diagnosis code..
    They were being denied with the V70.00 but Medicare stated that it they are reprocessing all the wellness visits that were originally denied. V70.00 is the correct diag. code.

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    Thanks for this information

    BJabbaz

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    Quote Originally Posted by bjabbaz View Post
    Thanks for this information

    BJabbaz
    Does anyone know if to have proper documentation for the annual wellness visits the actual form has to be filled out or can the office documetion dictation be done as long as all the required bullets are met?

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