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Medicare Therapy Cap

  1. #1
    Overland Park, KS
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    We are new to the therapy cap process for Medicare and we were wondering if anyone can give us a brief overview of the whole Medicare Therapy Cap process? We understand that the therapy cap for 2012 is $1880.00, but can someone explain please to us this whole process including the exception criteria and the use of the KX modifier?

    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P, CRHC, AAPC Fellow

  2. #2
    Salt Lake City
    Check this out it is an older bulletin but I think it explains the process pretty well
    Jenifer McPolin CPC, CPMA, RCC

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