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Site Check Following Heart Cath ??

  1. Default Site Check Following Heart Cath ??
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    Can anyone help me with a global queston. CRNP at Colorado conference brought back info that 8 days after heart cath, patient is brought back in for site chk and follow up sceduling and that the office is billing a 99213 or 99214. Our billing office has been treating this type of appt as global with the cath. We are a Pennsylvania practice. Could we be able to bill site chk visit and the follow up appt also???

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    Covington, LA
    Default 0 global days
    A heart cath has a 0 global day periold. You can bill for followup using E&M as long as your physician documents the visit and bills the appropriate level based on the visit and documentation.

    Hope this helps,

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