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Topic Originator: Victoria
Post Date June 26, 2018 @ 10:20 AM
Tobacco cessation


Victoria
June 26, 2018 @ 10:20 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Medicare deny my claims lately, can anyone help me to understand the billing process for this code? What changed? Thank you.

Kate
June 28, 2018 @ 6:04 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Did you have an exam the same day, if so did you put a modifier on it? Did you use the correct diagnosis on your cessation?

victoria
July 2, 2018 @ 11:19 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Yes, I billed the evaluation with the modifier 25, dx: F17.200, Z71.6;
it worked in 2017, but now something new came up, probably, do you know what is it?



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