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Charge for Flu shots? new vs. est. patient

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    Exclamation Charge for Flu shots? new vs. est. patient
    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone charge differently between a new patient flu shot and an established patient flu shot just to offset the administrative cost? What are your thoughts about this?

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    Kansas City, MO
    No. Your fee schedule should be uniform, no matter the payer.
    Linda Vargas, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC,CCC, AAPC Fellow
    PMCC Licensed Instructor
    2018 Chapter President, Kansas City, MO

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    Linda thanks for your reply. I agree with you. I had a conversation about this and I did not agree with their point-of-view. Sometimes I can be in the minority so I wanted to get someone else’s thoughts. Thanks again!

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