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Newborn Ressuscitation/Laryngoscopy

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    Default Newborn Ressuscitation/Laryngoscopy
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    Can you bill 99440 newborn resuscitation and 31515 laryngoscopy together? Does it require a modifer? Which one?
    Christina Lee Wagner, CPC, CPC-H

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    Manchester, NH
    Yes, these two codes can be billed together. No, a modifier is not necessary. If it's a newborn I/P claim, then usually a hospital will generate the claim without the CPT's listed.

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