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Pain Management Coding Alert

Case Study Corner:
Gain Modifier 24 Guidance Via this Scenario

Here's how unrelated E/Ms during postop periods can happen. It can be a little difficult to envision scenarios when the provider performs a separate evaluation and management (E/M) service during the global period of another procedure. You need to be aware of these situations, however, if you want to use modifier 24 (Unrelated evaluation and management service by the same [...]