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Pre-Op EGD billable for Bariatric Surgery?

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    Anyone know if you can bill for the Pre-Op EGD for Bariatric Surgery? Is it included in the "package"?
    Thanks!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by pupsgrl View Post
    Anyone know if you can bill for the Pre-Op EGD for Bariatric Surgery? Is it included in the "package"?
    Thanks!!
    I don't believe that is included in a package. I would bill for any pre-op diagnostic testing.
    Arlene J. Smith, CPC, CPMA, CEMC, COBGC

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