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Modifiers: Dodge Modifier 59 Payment Hassles With These 2 Tips

- Published on Wed, Jun 04, 2014
Here’s how to avoid putting this modifier on the incorrect code. Although you may be getting ready to take your summer vacation, you can’t be lax about your modifier 59 claims. Carriers are still scrutinizing submissions for separate and distinct services, thanks to the Office Inspector General (OIG)’s error rates. But you can prevent paybacks by using these two tips. [...]

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