Results 1 to 3 of 3

Global Period - Any information

  1. #1
    Tulsa, OK
    Unhappy Global Period - Any information
    Medical Coding Books
    I am trying to find out what the global period is for 69436. Does anyone have any resources on this? Pt was seen 6 days and then 45 days after. I found one program that listed it as a 10 day global. Any information would be great.

    Lost in ENT,

  2. #2
    Duluth, Minnesota
    69436 has a 10 day global period. here's the RVU link from CMS - it has all the CPT's and their global periods along with a LOT of other useful info! You might have to scroll (click next) to get to the current 2008 schedule.

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

  3. #3
    Tulsa, OK
    Thank you Donna for the link. I found the 10 day global on our CodeLink program just wanted to find out if it was correct or not.

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-20-2015, 01:19 PM
  2. How to determine global period with 2 procedures/2 different global periods
    By AHVC in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-20-2015, 12:37 PM
  3. E/M during global period
    By Joiaw in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-14-2014, 01:00 PM
  4. E/M during Global Period?
    By in forum Modifiers
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 07-09-2013, 12:24 PM
  5. global period
    By alices in forum Emergency Department
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-03-2011, 12:12 PM

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.