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Admitted to Hospice still inpt

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    Help!! Patient is inpatient, admitted to hospice status, still inpatient same bed. Once the patient is admitted to hospice we bill the hospice for their care. Do we bill discharge, or do we bill follow up hospital care?
    Thanks in advance for your input.

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    You can chrge the hospital discharge, and also the hospice admit using 9922x POS 34 and modifier GV

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