Results 1 to 4 of 4

Billing Modifiers to Georgia Medicaid

  1. #1
    Question Billing Modifiers to Georgia Medicaid
    Exam Training Packages
    Could anyone help with finding a website or something written on what modifiers Georgia Medicaid accepts or doesn't accept? We have submitted several claims to them using the "Q6" modifier as a locum and they rejected our claims stating that this wasn't acceptable. When questioned what was acceptable and how we should bill the locum radiologist they told us that they couldn't tell us how to bill it and could not direct us to what their policies were for billing with modifiers.

    ANY help is appreciated!

    Radiology Coder
    Julie A. Davenport, CPC

  2. #2
    I know this is WAY late and I'm sure you have already found answers but just wanted to share that on Medicaid's web portal under Manuals you will see "Physician's Service". In that manual on page 24 you will see a list of Accepted Modifiers & Descriptions. I know there are some modifiers that they do accept thats not on this list (ex. 91) but it's a start. Also on page 6 you will find some Locum Tenens guidelines.
    Happy Coding!

  3. Unhappy
    When billing Georgia medicaid you must have a medicaid number. We had a locum and had about 30 claims that medicaid would not pay even with the "Q6" modifier because she did not have a medicaid number.

  4. Thumbs up Billing Modifiers to Georgia Medicaid
    Hi its really helpful and i have gain some info regarding Medicaid insurance thanks a lot

Similar Threads

  1. Medicaid denials in Georgia
    By jojokat in forum Diagnosis Coding
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-26-2015, 03:50 PM
  2. Medicaid Modifiers GO vs GP?
    By Penelope in forum Modifiers
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-04-2014, 03:57 PM
  3. georgia medicaid question
    By julia9723 in forum Pediatrics
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 11-09-2011, 02:10 PM
  4. Georgia Medicaid Er Visits
    By adk01a in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-04-2011, 07:47 AM

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.

Get OurFREE2017SalarySurvey.

We'll email you a link to our 2017 Healthcare Salary Survey when it is available so you can see your earning potential.