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Billing for Outpatient Professional Component Only

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    When billing for the professional component for outpatient services, is an rx required? Meaning, can a billing company "code blindly" and bill just for the PC from the report?

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    The entity performing the technical component is required to have the referral or rx. The professional component is billed with the dx code from the technical entity.

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