Laboratory

Laboratory Question for the Week of December 16, 2019

Laboratory Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

Do you have any guidance for submitting follow-up test codes?

Answer:

When submitting follow-up test codes, assign the date of service as the date of collection of the original sample, except as defined in the 14-Day Rule.


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