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Ob-Gyn Coding Alert

Heads up: RACs List of Open Issues Target Modifier 57

You probably use this modifier now and then – find out what’s under review. If your ob-gyn is like most, you probably use modifier 57 (Decision for surgery) from time to time, when the patient is seen the day of or the day before a surgical procedure. The modifier may seem straightforward, but many practitioners are assigning it incorrectly – [...]