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Gastroenterology Coding Alert

Fecal Testing:
Fortify Your Payment for FOBT Services With These Tips

Get your patient involved before billing 82270. Coding for your gastroenterologist’s fecal occult blood tests (FOBTs) depends heavily on patient status at the time of the test. Further, you’ll have to remember that Medicare has deleted one of its G codes for FOBTs. Ensure full points for your FOBT coding efforts with this expert advice. Tip 1: For Patients Without [...]