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    Does anyone know how often 90801 Paychiatric dx interview exam can be billed and paid for by Insurances (Medicare) per year?

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    Apr 2007


    1 time per year regardless of the credentials providing the service.... at least in Indiana

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    per medicare guidlines once at the outset of an illness or suspectred illness

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    Temple, TX


    It can be billed 3 times per year, but for different dx. Check your LCDs or Psychiatric coding guidelines for Medicare Part B.

    The Oracle

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