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    Can anyone help me. I have been all over the medicare website. Where can I find a list of the global periods 00,10,90 by CPT code?

    Any suggestions are welcome.

    Thanks

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    try this link - you'll have to download it. it's for the 2008 fee schedule, it has a lot of info including global periods.
    http://www.cms.hhs.gov/PhysicianFeeS...tNumPerPage=10
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    Someone may have a more user friendly site, but here's one:

    http://www.cms.hhs.gov/pfslookup/02_...es&next=Accept

    Go to:
    -choose how many codes you want to search (single, list or range)
    -Payment Policy Indicators (click next)
    -click next
    -Enter your cpt code
    -On the "modifier" drop key, select "all modifiers"
    -click "submit"
    -There is a "global" column that provides the days


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    Thanks for the great quick help on the global periods question.

    This forum is very helpful.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cvickid View Post
    Can anyone help me. I have been all over the medicare website. Where can I find a list of the global periods 00,10,90 by CPT code?

    Any suggestions are welcome.

    Thanks

    V.
    Rachele Porter, AS, CPC, CPC-H, CEDC
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    Default Physcians Fee Schedule

    http://www.cms.gov/apps/physician-fe...agreement.aspx

    It's the physician fee schedule.

    Hit accept then there are criteria to enter.
    Ensure you have "all columns' showing as global period is on the far right of the total table.

    Sharon

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