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Bradley Posted Thu 01st of October, 2015 10:46:16 AM

Can 20550 be codes on the same bill as 20552?

Bradley Posted Thu 01st of October, 2015 10:47:25 AM

Can 20550 be codes on the same bill as 20552?

SuperCoder Answered Sat 03rd of October, 2015 14:26:12 PM

Thanks for your question. A modifier is allowed to differentiate between the two services when billed on the same date of service, according to CCI edits. Review your documentation to ensure that it is appropriate to bill the two services on the same date of service. Hope this helps.

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