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66840

Daniel y Posted Thu 12th of June, 2014 10:40:43 AM

After the cataract surgery, within post-op period Dr performed 66840. I checked the guideline from the insurance and fould out it is not covered procedure. Is there other procedure I could bill?

SuperCoder Answered Thu 12th of June, 2014 18:38:41 PM

You can in-fact use modifier 78 with 66840 to let the payor know, the procedure being performed within the Global Period.

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