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    discharge or subsequent?

    situation: child transferred from one hospital to another not within same institution

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    Discharge if different hospital and they are not connected

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    Milwaukee WI

    Default Discharge

    I concur - discharge for the scenario you presented.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CPC-E/M

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