Question: If a nurse has to check vitals to make sure an allergy injection is the correct quantity or if she has to educate the patient about the administration or side effects of the injections, we’ve been billing 99211 with 95115 or 95117. There is only 1 diagnosis for both CPT codes. We are getting denials for the injection. Can we attach modifier 25 to 99211 or should we consider 99211 included in the injection?
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