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Ophthalmology Coding Alert

CCI Edits:
CMS Clarifies Modifier 59 Usage Rules

Keep these tips in mind when deciding whether to separate edits. Some coders are so accustomed to using modifier 59 that it’s their go-to on a daily basis. But others aren’t sure when it’s okay to use the modifier and when they should avoid it. Fortunately, CMS has stepped in with some advice on when you should – and shouldn’t [...]