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    Default weight check for baby

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    Do we bill 99211 for a well child weight check? What DX would we use, and do these get paid?

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    99211 can be billed if only the weight readings are documented, and for the diagnosis V20.31 or V20.32 may be assigned based on how many days old the baby is.

    I hope this helps.
    Shirley K.C, BPT, CPC - H
    Have a nice day!

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