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    Portsmouth, VA

    Default Modifiers Question

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    I had a question I am a new coder and this question came up on a test that I took.
    What modifiers can be used when an E/M code is billed with a procedure?

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    Apr 2007


    “[Modifier 25 is used] to indicate that, on the day of a procedure or service identified by a CPT code, the patient’s condition required a significant, separately identifiable E/M service above and beyond the other service provided or beyond the usual preoperative and postoperative care associated with the procedure that was performed

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    Portsmouth, VA


    Thanks so much

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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    also 57

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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