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Marilyn Posted Mon 09th of February, 2015 16:59:38 PM

When billing is using the modifier -51 with 94640 correct?
99214-25
96372
94640-51
j1100
82948

SuperCoder Answered Mon 09th of February, 2015 17:28:11 PM

Thanks for your question. According to NCCI edits, a modifier is not needed on the 94640 when billing with the additional codes. You may want to check with your payer to be sure that they are not requiring the 51 modifier.

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