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    Mother came into the ER with labor pain.

    1. vaginal delivery-CPT code 59409

    2.Do I also code the normal newborn care CPT code 99460



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    New Delhi, India


    If it's newborn's chart, 99460 should be coded.

    Also, please post your queries in correct forum. Thnx in advance.
    Girish Dadhich, CPC

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