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influenza Vaccine Coding

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    wanted to double check and make sure that we can charge the administration code for the injection, in our case it would be 90656 for fluarix

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    Yes, be sure to charge the administration code for all flu vaccines that you give. Don't forget the administration G-code (G0008) for your Medicare patients if flu vaccines are given to them.

    I hope this helps!
    Teresa Collins, CPC

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    thanks for the answer, now if we're seeing the patient for an office visit would we still charge the administration charge for the vaccine?

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    Yes, you would bill the appropriate E/M code as well as the administration code and flu vaccine code.

    I hope this helps!
    Teresa Collins, CPC

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    would we have to put a 25 modifier on the e/m service with the vaccine?

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    No, not in the case of an E/M, vaccine administration and vaccine code.

    If you had, for example, an E/M, B12 injection, and admin code of 96372, then yes you would need the modifier 25 on the E/M.

    I hope this helps!
    Teresa Collins, CPC

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