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BMD and modifier 25

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    Please advice if modifier 25 should be appended to the EM service when BMD(77080) is done on the same date. Where do I find documents related to this?
    Last edited by niveditha; 08-29-2008 at 05:44 AM.

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    well, for Medicare and "medicare like" we add a .25 to the E/M (Part A side only)when xrays are done. But for regular commercial insurances we do not append a modifier .25 to the E/M when xray is done.

    {that's my opinion on the posted matter}
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    Thank You Donna

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