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Oct 6th, 2010 - vadeleye

information or a ruling on the 26 modifier for labs and pathology

Information or a ruling on the 26 modifier for labs and pathology for services at the lab location. Looking for a definitive answer on the usage 26-modifier.

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Oct 6th, 2010 - jschmutz   323 

26 modifier for labs

In what scenario would a 26 modifier even be appropriate in a lab only situation?

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Oct 11th, 2010 - rphelps 615  1 

26 modifier

I use this for the interpretation of a path of radiology test. I can't think of any labs we do that require a Tc and 26 modifier.

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Oct 11th, 2010 - Codapedia Editor 1,399 

modifier 26

Tell us what codes you are billing.

The Medicare Physician Fee Schedule defines what codes have a technical and professional component. When you download it, you can see what codes are allowed to be billed with those two components, or globally.

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