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    Good morning to all, can someone please help me on this we are haveing a debate on this and need some insight and guidance. where what procedures would get the 59 modifier on the following examples.
    96361 x2
    96374
    96375 x2
    96372 x2
    2nd senario
    96361 x3
    96365
    96366 x3
    hydration codes are being picked up because they have different times than the infusion. so with these codes which ones would get the mod 59 thank you, alice

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    Good morning to all, can someone please help me on this we are haveing a debate on this and need some insight and guidance. where what procedures would get the 59 modifier on the following examples.
    96361 x2
    96374
    96375 x2
    96372 x2
    2nd senario
    96361 x3
    96365
    96366 x3
    hydration codes are being picked up because they have different times than the infusion. so with these codes which ones would get the mod 59 thank you, alice
    First example only the 96372 would get a modifier 59. On the second one, none would. Hope this helps.

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