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HCPC code question

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    I have a pt. that was given Bactroban and area was covered with gauze. I have the HCPC code for the gauze (A6216). I'm trying to find a HCPC code for the Bactroban. Haven't had any luck so far. Anyone have a suggestion? Thanks.

    Deidre Hann, CPC-A

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    Usually oinments and/or gauze are not billed separately. They are bundled with a procedure or an office visit. I would check with the carrier's policy first.

    Thanks,

    Sofia, MS, CPC

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    I agree with Sofia. Most office medical supplies are not billable.
    Linda Vargas, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC,CCC
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