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    So in the April Coding Edge it talked about 99291 being used for 31 minutes or more. Anyone know more on this??????

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    In order to use cc codes, it has to be 30 minutes or more. Perhaps it was a misprint?

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    Thank you, I was thinking the same thing. I went crazy digging for information on this wondering if I had missed some kind of update. I read a lot last night on critical care so I could code accurately today and never found anything that stated 31 minutes.

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