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    When a pateint go into the hospital for an outpatient procedure and is admitted after the procedure is complete what is the POS for the procedure. 21 or 22??? Thank You

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    It would be 21 for inpatient.

    Lisi, CPC

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    Apr 2007
    Marion, OH


    Once a patient is admitted no matter what their original status was, the whole hospital stay and any procedures are considered in patient.

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