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Topic Originator: Judy
Post Date March 31, 2016 @ 11:47 AM
IUD Billing


Judy
March 31, 2016 @ 11:47 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Can you get paid for IUD placement with the annual physical?

Vanessa
June 13, 2016 @ 1:55 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

At our facility we add a mod -25 to the IUD placement as long as it is linked to a separate diagnosis. If the patient is seen specifically for the placement of the IUD usually the lesser of the two charges are paid.

Chris
October 24, 2016 @ 8:07 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

A 25 modifier should never be used on anything but an E&M code. In this case as long as there are two distinct services you would append 25 to the well code.



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