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    Default Cpt 31500
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    In the event a provider has to intubate a ptaient twice in one day, can CPT 31500 be billed twice in the day with a modifier 76 on the second code?


    Thanks!
    geebee CPC,

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    Yes, If the previous tube was removed as per the patient condition, and a new tube was now inserted on next visit. Please check if the same tube was repositioned, if yes it will not be separately reportable.


    Rajesh Verma, CPC
    Delhi

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