ESiddon2

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ESiddon2
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Siddon
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Coding Specialist
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Edna
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LPN,CPC,SCP-OR

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  • Thanks.  This is the reasoning I was thinking but had never come across a bundling scenario  where the fractures were totally separate as in a distal fibula and metatarsal.  It makes perfect sense just wanted to be sure.   
  • Thank you Margie. I do follow this article and ask for multiple structures but recently I have had someone say bill it as long as the physician said “extensive debridement” without further explanation. That is what I disagreed with.
  • Thanks Ashley, but does gentle debriding of frayed edges qualify for extensive or do you need documentation of more aggressive debridement? All articles that I have read just state extensive but does not describe the mechanics of the debridement oth…