HCPCS Modifiers - deny payment. f. Intravenous catheter...

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Running head: HCPCS MODIFIERS 1 HCPCS Modifiers Nicole A. Suddeth HCR/220 12/02/2011 Axia College of University of Phoenix
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HCPCS MODIFIERS 2 HCPCS Modifiers a. Sutures, upper right eyelid Modifier: -E3 I choose this one because sutures put in the upper right eyelid b. MD calls ambulance to transport a patient from his office to the hospital for respiratory issues Modifier: -GG I choose this on because the doctor called the ambulance. c. Diagnostic mammogram, left breast Modifiers: -GG, -LT I choose these ones because a mammogram was done on the left breast d. Cortisone 10 mg injection, right shoulder Modifier: -RT I choose this one because an injection was done on the right shoulder. e. Electric wheelchair that is not medically necessary Modifier: -GZ I choose this because the wheelchair is not medically necessary, so the insurance might
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Unformatted text preview: deny payment. f. Intravenous catheter line (PICC), right arm Modifier: -RT I choose this one because a procedure was done on the right side of the body. g. Laboratory processing of cytology specimens Modifier: -TC HCPCS MODIFIERS 3 I choose this one because a technical component was done h. Splint, right hand thumb Modifier: -F5 I choose this one because a splint was put on the right hand thumb i. Prosthetic hip replacement, left side Modifier: -LT I choose this one because a procedure was done on the left side of the body. j. Angiography, Right coronary artery Modifier: -RC I choose this one because an Angiography was done on the right coronary artery....
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This note was uploaded on 12/17/2011 for the course HCR 220 ? taught by Professor ? during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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