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Q5

Haissam Posted Wed 25th of June, 2014 15:50:34 PM

I have situation where I have to use the Q5 Modifier. Do I bill using the mod without informing the insurance companies or do i have to inform them before i bill?

SuperCoder Answered Thu 26th of June, 2014 07:14:52 AM

Thank you for your question.

You do not need to notify the carrier prior to billing. Please review the CMS link below for modifier Q5 details:

http://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/downloads/R1335CP.pdf

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