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Pain Management Coding Alert

Modifier Madness:

Use 26 to Separate Codes, Affirm Correct Coding

Connect with TC provider on 26 claims to compare notes. Coders at PM practices will likely do the bulk of their coding for services the provider furnishes in the office, with the practice’s own equipment. What happens, however, when the provider performs services using someone else’s equipment and/or facility? That’s when you’ll need help from modifier 26 (Professional component). So [...]