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Check your MAC’s rules on date of service when spanning two calendar days

Published Nov 20, 2017
Last Reviewed Nov 17, 2017
Question: Recently, I saw an article from National Government Services (NGS), our local Medicare administrative contractor (MAC), stating that when an anesthesia case spans two calendar dates, you should use the date of service the case ended. That is not our current practice, and I am curious to know how others are handling those scenarios.
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