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NeuroPsych Testing Question

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    Hello,

    When a psychologist or tech is performing a Neuropsych test (96118, 96119), yet documents his/her time for less than one hour, is it still applicable to bill either code or would this qualify for a modifier 52, although that is usually used with regard to procedures?

    Just askin'!

    Thanks a lot - Carol

  2. Default Decubitus Ulcer Surgery Coding
    Hi Everyone!

    My question is for general surgery coding.

    If you remove a sacral decubitus ulcer but instead of the primary suture as the CPT code states, we leave the wound open and pack it with a wet to dry dressing. Do we still bill the 15931? Or do you bill a 11041?

    Thank You,

    Julia

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