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Coding for discharges?

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    I'm fairly new at coding, Question can I code and bill for a hospital discharge either post surgical or medical patient? I have done this is the past and was recently told that I was unbuldling. Can someone help me with this.
    Thanks

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    If surgery was done, the discharge is included. no bill.
    If surgery was not done (no global).. bill for discharge

    Thats what I was told
    Mike

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