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    Am I allowed to charge for the graft jackets and if so, under what code?

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    sure you are if you have documentation to support them.

    I dont know much about them, but I have a co-worker that does these often so I checked with her..for you.

    She said to see codes 15330-15336

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    I recently attended a conference and these codes were mentioned but I have never used them, my facility does not do a lot of procedures with this graft but if we get the extra buck and we have documentation why not do it right? thank you so much

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    are they doing the graft jackets on shoulders? The reason I ask is because I am taking the cpc-ortho tomorrow 11/8, and I just read something about it in the study guide..not sure if I'd get in trouble if I post.

    If so, send me a PM with your # and I'll call you and read it to you

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