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Old 05-07-2010, 06:52 AM
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Hi, I have a patient that was already admitted to the hospital and our doctor was called for a consult. After the consult, our doctor needed to do an exam under anesthesia and pap smear. My question is can I bill for both the consult and the exam since both were done on the same day? Help!!
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Old 05-17-2010, 01:43 PM
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I think you are okay to bill out both CPT codes on the same day. I checked CCI on some of the consultation codes and the pelvic exam under anesthesia code 57410 and they don't hit an edit.
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