Amc Posted Mon 17th of September, 2012 22:13:27 PM
is consultation code for a gastro Dr billable for two days in a row?
Amc Posted Tue 18th of September, 2012 19:16:28 PM
it's been 21 hours and no reply until now!!!!!!!
SuperCoder Answered Tue 18th of September, 2012 19:54:12 PM
Yes provided there is a "new" request for an opinion. For instance, if the patient has another problem or the requesting physician is requesting different specifics than in the initial request.
Jen Godreau, CPC, CPMA, CPEDC
Director of Operations and Development