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EKG Ordered

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    When physician orders a EKG and independently visualizes can he count this as one (1) point for ordering it and two (2) points for personally visualizing it. All this is done at same visit. Where can I get Documentation to back this.

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    Kansas City, MO
    Are you billing seperately for the EKG?
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    Yes, I am saying you cannot but I need some documentation to back it.

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