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    Default wound care ulcer leg with IV antibiotics

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    IV clinic patient daily IV Vanco with wound care

    billed 96365 for first hour, J3370 for Vanco, 97597, for wound care lower leg with ulcer

    Medicare paid for IV time and medication, but only paid 9cents for wound care
    and suggestions?

    The first time I billed with modifier 97597-51 and recieved no payment, re-billed with
    no modifier and got 9 cents

    what am I missing
    Last edited by staylor64; 09-13-2011 at 12:32 PM.

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