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G8969

Documentation of patient reason(s) for not prescribing warfarin or another fda-approved oral anticoagulant that is fda approved for the prevention of thromboembolism (e.g., patient choice of having atrial appendage device placed)

  • 2018 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

G8968       G8970