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Review proper procedures for applying modifier -52

Briefings on APCs, February 1, 2016

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Per CPT1, modifier -52 is used when a service or procedure is partially reduced or eliminated at the provider's discretion. Such a situation is identified by using the service's usual HCPCS/CPT code and adding modifier -52, signifying that the service is reduced.

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