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    Does anyone know if you need to have a separate OP note for the cholangiogram for the physician interpretation? I was told yes and no, so any help would be great.


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    Are you coding for Outpatient or ASC?
    Facility based coding?

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    yes we do have a separate radiology report for the outpatient hospital based coding along with an op report where as ASC centers may not
    Amit Joshi MSc,CPC,CPC-H

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    We are hospital outpatient. Do you know if the rules are printed anywhere?

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