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billing EM level based on addendum

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    My medical director is checking specialists billing/documentation and is insisiting that the physician can bill a higher code based on an addendum written a few weeks later (not days). this addendum will be lab/radiology results. In one case, the addendum was a call from patient asking for a referral to another specialist. Does anyone know of written documentation that says we can/cannot do this?
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    Read this for some info into what you're looking for:

    http://www.hcpro.com/HIM-251599-5707...mentation.html
    Vanessa Mier, CPC

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    thanks-this helps!

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