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ICD-10 PCS or not???

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    I understand that this is to be used for Inpatient Hospital settings only. Our providers perform services in the hospital. We are a Cardiology practice and we do Cardioversions, Caths, PCI's, stuff like that in the hospital. If the patient is an inpatient, do we have to code with the ICD-10 PCS codes or does only the hospital use those codes when they code? I know nothing about hospital coding. I just deal with the physician side of it. Some day I'll learn though.

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    ICD-10 PCS is used by Hospital billing only. Your professional services still need to be coded using CPT codes.

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    Columbia, MO
    only the hospital will use the PCS codes for the inpatient procedures your physician will continue to use the CPT code for the physician claim.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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