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Coding => Coding => Topic started by: ejoshua on December 08, 2015, 07:50:25 AM

Title: cpt code
Post by: ejoshua on December 08, 2015, 07:50:25 AM
What CPT code can I use for a dressing change for a lower trunk incision?
Title: Re: cpt code
Post by: kristin on December 08, 2015, 07:23:48 PM
If the patient is in the global period, it is included. If they are out of the global, you are looking at a 99211, usually. I say usually, because without seeing the note, I can't definitively say if the requirements for a 99211 are met.