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Suraj

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new patient or existing
« on: July 30, 2013, 09:12:03 AM »
Doctor saw patient in nursing home.    A week later patient came to office for visit.   Do I bill new or exsting patient for office visit? 

Merry

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Re: new patient or existing
« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2013, 01:37:24 PM »
Existing patient. Place of service has nothing to do with this. If he or she has seen the patient within the last three years, that patient is an existing patient.