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Topic Originator: Josh
Post Date June 21, 2010 @ 11:24 AM
96365 and 96374


Josh
June 21, 2010 @ 11:24 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

When Medication is pushed in while IV Fluid is provided, can we bill for both 96365 and 96374

Julie
June 22, 2010 @ 4:49 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

It is not clear if the Iv fluids being administered is a therapeutic drug or just fluids for hydration. In any case if it is just fluids for hydration. the Iv push would be the primary code (can only code 1 primary code).
You would code 96374 and 96361 and your J codes. if the Iv fluids is a Therapeutic drug then code 96365 primary and the iv push 96375 and your J codes.
Chemo treatment will always be primary (infusion or pushes) , then  Drug Infusions, then pushes then injections and lastly hydration.
Hope this helps :-)

Kendra
June 12, 2018 @ 7:09 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

You can bill 96365 & 96374 together only when two vascular sites are started and documented as to why two access sites are needed.



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