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Antonysequeira

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MODIFIER AM
« on: September 07, 2012, 03:29:30 AM »
Can anyone help me to understand the usage of AM modifier?

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Re: MODIFIER AM
« Reply #1 on: September 10, 2012, 06:56:13 AM »
AM - Physician Assistant (PA) services,  The AM modifier is attached to a CPT code if the service was provided by a physician assistant.  Usually the rendering NPI is the supervising physician and the modifier indicates the service was performed by a PA.
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Antonysequeira

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Re: MODIFIER AM
« Reply #2 on: September 10, 2012, 10:14:18 AM »
Thank you Michele,

Can we use this Modifier with any E&M codes like 99212 or 99213
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Re: MODIFIER AM
« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2012, 10:57:04 AM »
Yes.
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Re: MODIFIER AM
« Reply #4 on: September 12, 2012, 11:06:29 AM »
Thanks a lot
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