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  1. #1
    Default ltach
    Medical Coding Books
    Please could anyone tell me what the correct place of service for long term acute care hospital.

    Thank you

  2. #2
    Greater Orlando
    Isn't long term acute care a bit of an oxymoron? Doesn't acute pertain to suddn illness or trauma? Long-term usually means chronic.

    Perhaps some examples of pathient conditions being treated would help us understand your context.

    Ron McKenzie, CPC-A
    Greater Orlando FL Chapter

  3. #3
    Greater Orlando
    Default And, the answer is ...
    See Arlene Smith's reply at: in Billing/Reimbursemen Forum.

    Ron McKenzie, CPC-A
    Greater Orlando FL Chapter

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