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The 2009 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) final rule was put on public display on October 30, 2008 and will be published in the Federal Register in the coming weeks with an effective date of January 1, 2009. This is the first in a series of articles that will summarize some of the coding and billing changes for 2009. This article summarizes the final 2009 changes to reporting requirements for clinic visits.
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