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    If a patient has a lap band done and has a hital hernia repair with it, can we sumit the herina to insurace company , lap band are usually selfp pay , so cannt summit that ,
    Last edited by codedog; 10-14-2008 at 12:22 PM.

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    you can but I would suggest a "stand alone" operative report just in case you have to submit it to the ins carrier

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    I would also suggest a stand alone report.
    ~Amy, CPC, CPMA, CEMC~

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