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    Please could anyone tell me what the correct place of service for long term acute care hospital.


    Thank you

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    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.

    Thanks,
    Ron McKenzie, CPC-A
    Greater Orlando FL Chapter

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    Default And, the answer is ...
    See Arlene Smith's reply at: http://www.aapc.com/memberarea/forum...804#post193804 in Billing/Reimbursemen Forum.

    Thanks,
    Ron McKenzie, CPC-A
    Greater Orlando FL Chapter

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