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Billing => Facility Billing => Topic started by: ellie on March 24, 2011, 06:32:26 PM

Title: UB 04 QUESTION
Post by: ellie on March 24, 2011, 06:32:26 PM
I have multiple lines to bill - do i put the principal diagnosis first, what if i have a different diagnosis for another line ? where do i put that ?
Title: Re: UB 04 QUESTION
Post by: Michele on March 24, 2011, 07:47:00 PM
You can list multiple diagnoses on the UB04.  There is no 'diagnosis pointer' like there is on the CMS form.  You put the principal diagnosis first, then the others.

Title: Re: UB 04 QUESTION
Post by: ellie on March 24, 2011, 08:19:55 PM
that's how we have been doing it, wanted to make sure.