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Coding => Coding => Topic started by: marsh on September 27, 2017, 08:56:58 PM

Title: 80500 or 80502
Post by: marsh on September 27, 2017, 08:56:58 PM
pharmacist is asked to review by outpatient's lab test only which code apply?
Title: Re: 80500 or 80502
Post by: Michele on September 28, 2017, 09:57:00 AM
????   I have no idea what you are asking.   Can you be more specific?
Title: Re: 80500 or 80502
Post by: marsh on September 28, 2017, 12:43:04 PM
sorry for confusion.... Pathologist is asked to consult by reviewing patient's lab results only.....which code is appropriate 80500 or 80502?
Title: Re: 80500 or 80502
Post by: Michele on September 28, 2017, 01:21:41 PM
80500 by definition states "without review of patient's history and medical records"
Title: Re: 80500 or 80502
Post by: marsh on September 28, 2017, 02:32:23 PM
thanks Michele