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    Just a quick question.
    After surgeon does say a CABG or a valve... if the pt is bleeding and has to go back to OR cant the exploration with bleedign be billed with -78 mod?

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    Quote Originally Posted by melissalynnfalkowski View Post
    Just a quick question.
    After surgeon does say a CABG or a valve... if the pt is bleeding and has to go back to OR cant the exploration with bleedign be billed with -78 mod?
    Yes, as long as they have left the O.R. and must come back.
    Julie Graham, BA, CPC, CCC

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