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    Question Psychiatry

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    I work for a Psychiatrist who does Drug Screening and Urinalysis Collection. i would like some advise as to whether I am able to bill for this and what codes would I use. Thanks Kim

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    Apr 2007
    Tuscaloosa Alabama


    sure you can bill for it. what do you screen for? is it just a urinalysis?

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    You can bill for the screening. You will need to know what exact type of screening you are doing. Is it just collected in your office & sent to an outside lab or do you perform the actually testing in house?
    JShields, CPC, CEMC

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