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LMP with 5010

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    With the new 5010 requirements to NOT fill in box 14, I'm wondering where is the LMP supposed to go when billing a delivery? (Haven't billed OB in many years!)

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    I had not heard that we were not supposed to put anything in box 14 with 5010. I still put the LMP in box 14 for my current claims that require it. I haven't received any denials/clearinghouse rejections for this but I am having trouble getting all of my prenatal dates in box 19 - I often go over the 80 character limit so I have to be creative in getting all the info the payers require on the claim. Anyone else having trouble with this? How do you handle it?
    Leandra Tufts, CPC, CEMC, COBGC

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