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Mar 22nd, 2011 - rphelps 615  1 

PT modifier for screening colonoscopies

If removing polyps by 2 methods, snare and cold bx are you putting the pt on both codes such as 45385/PT and 45380/59PT

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Apr 18th, 2016 - rdinaso    12  1 

re: PT modifier for screening colonoscopies

Yes, if t was a screen to begin with.

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Apr 19th, 2016 - rphelps 615  1 

re: PT modifier for screening colonoscopies

I do not put PT on the second procedure code, only 59. I got denied for putting PT on both. Have no trouble getting paid now.

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Apr 19th, 2016 - rdinaso    12  1 

re: PT modifier for screening colonoscopies

I guess it depends on what geographic location. I get paid applying PT on both.

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