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    when pts come to the ER for repacking of abscess and the I&D was done in our ER we don't give an ER level if it is within the 10 day global period right, if thats all they come for?..thanks alice

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    Columbia, MO


    if you are coding for the facility then you could charge an E&M level for the facility claim as global does not apply to the facility.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    I code for both facility and profee..thanks alice

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