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Modifer for office visit during the global surgery

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    Default Modifer for office visit during the global surgery
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    Good morning all,

    Blue Cross/blue Shield denying office visit 99213 date of service 11/17/11 as 90 day global period with cpt code 14020 performed on date 11/04/11 I applied modifer 24 to the office visit and still denied I'm clueless

    Thank you,

  2. #2
    What diagnosis did you use with the office visit? If you used a diagnosis code that is related to the reason why the procedure was done it will deny. It has be to a totally unrelated reason for seeing the patient.

    Good luck,


  3. #3
    Thanks Deb

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