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G8968

Documentation of medical reason(s) for not prescribing warfarin or another oral anticoagulant that is fda approved for the prevention of thromboembolism (e.g., allergy, risk of bleeding, other medical reasons)

  • 2017 Status Change: Change in long description of procedure or modifier code
  • Effective Date: 2013-01-01
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Specialist - psychiatry

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

G8967       G8969