Lori Posted Mon 13th of February, 2012 18:54:57 PM
Our office is opened monday-friday 9am until 9pm .. at this point we only bill the after hr code of 99051 for sick patients... can we will that charge for well patients that are seen after 5 pm to Insurance co's?? tks
SuperCoder Answered Mon 13th of February, 2012 19:24:11 PM
You can since there is no restraint on 99051 being for urgent care meaning sick patients.
Jen Godreau, CPC, CPMA, CPEDC