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    Can an EKG be performed in a doctors office without the doctor in the office? (The EKG was ordered by an outside physician) thanks
    Denise Gilrane-Pillow, CPB

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    Should be able to code Based on number of leads.

    http://www.hscj.ufl.edu/medicine/pbc...counseling.pdf

    Basically coding for the technical component.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pillow1 View Post
    Can an EKG be performed in a doctors office without the doctor in the office? (The EKG was ordered by an outside physician) thanks
    Not if you intend to use the providers NPI number as the rendering/ superviseing provider.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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