Reader Question: Gastrostomy Tube Change Leads to 43760

Wed, Jul 16, 2014

Coding Corner

Question:  A patient presented with a partially dislocated gastrostomy tube with pain at the site. The surgeon enlarged the skin opening and attempted unsuccessfully to remove the gastrostomy tube. After further enlarging the opening, the op note states that the

Click here to login and get access to this article if you already receive the HC Compliance News Wire
If you've already signed in and are still seeing this screen, click here to refresh the page.
HC Compliance News Wire
Free registration required for full access to articles.
You will also receive
  • Free updates and advice on Stark, HIPAA, RAC audits and more.
  • Discounts on 3rd party offers.
Join now
You must have javascript enabled to use this form
Bookmark and Share