AAPC - Back to school
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: mssipiqn1

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    suffolk va

    Default mssipiqn1

    AAPC: Back to School
    I am new to this and would apprecite any help anyone can give me. Can you charge for a hospital discharge and admission to skilled care for the same DOS. I didn't think we could but my office manager says that in the past we have gotten paid for both by Medicare. Thanks for your help.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Greeley, Colorado


    Yes you can. You need mod -25 on hospital discharge and make sure you are using the correct place of service codes for each.
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.