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Ob Billing & Modifier Question

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    We saw a patient 7 times for a threatened ab before a viable pregnancy was confirmed. She actually lost twin A but twin B is now viable. Is there any way to get paid for those extra visits? I'd appreciate any advice.

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    Idaho Falls, Idaho
    Yes, if the documentatio supports it, bill them with office visit codes and an appropriate dx. We do the same for high risk pregnancy if they exceed their 14 visits.
    Tesja Erickson, CPC, CPMA COBGC, CEMC
    The Coding Surgeon
    Medical Documentation & Coding Consultant
    2012 AAPC Idaho Falls Chapter President
    2011 AAPC Idaho Falls Chapter President-Elect

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