HCPCS Modifier PB

Surgery wrong patient.


  • Submit this modifier only with surgical procedure codes 
  • Surgeries submitted with this modifier will be denied with remark code CO-50: These are non-covered services because this is not deemed a medical necessity by the payer




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Provider Contact Center: 855-696-0705

TDD: 866-830-3188

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