Sarabjit Posted Mon 28th of December, 2015 18:00:16 PM
Pt. had Major abdominal surgery done by me. He needed PEG for feeding which was done by GI but I assisted the PEG placement because of Scar encroaching the area of PEG. Can I bill as an assistant.
SuperCoder Answered Tue 29th of December, 2015 05:40:56 AM
Yes, you can bill as assistant surgeon for the placement of PEG tube.