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Need a code for post surgical hip replacement

  1. Default Need a code for post surgical hip replacement
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    Thank you

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    V43.64 Hip joint replacement by other means
    Tracey Thompson, CPC, CPPM

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tracey Thompson View Post
    V43.64 Hip joint replacement by other means
    Thank you for the quick response.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mitzfritz215 View Post
    Thank you for the quick response.
    The lab is stating we need another code for Medicare. The doctor did not do the surgery. He is doing blood work. Is there another code you can help with.

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    Use V54.81 and V43.64

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