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Tracking Global Days

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    Hello - I am trying to find out how other CT surgeons keep track of their global visits. Do you post a 99024 as a tracking code or is there a better way that I am not aware of? Do you keep track of them at all? This is in reference to follow up and discharges. Please let me know your thoughts.

    Thank you so much!!!

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    Yes we bill a 99024 w/ a zero charge when the patients are in the 90day global period to track them .

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    We also post a 99024.

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    I am assuming this is just for administrative purposes? These do not go out to inusrance companies do they? Our system does not allow for $0.00 charges to go out. How do your physicians keep track of the global visits? Any suggestions would be great.

    Thank you!

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    We track by looking in the pt's account to see if we billed a 99024 code or with the documentation in the chart even though P/o Visit our doc's still document... The patients are scheduled for a one week follow up before they are d/c from the hospital also. Hope this helps

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