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Reina Mendoza


We need additional information aside from what was provided in RFI#1601. If a surgical CPT procedure is submitted in 2400 SV202-2, should 2310B Operating Physician always be required/reported?

Submitter Assigned Keywords

2310B, Operating Physician, Surgical Procedure


Yes, loop 2310B Operating Physician Name is required when a surgical procedure code is submitted on the claim.
When the surgical procedure is reported in 2400 SV2 Institutional Service Line then the operating physician is reported on the line level in loop 2420A Operating Physician Name when different from the value at the claim level in loop 2310B Operating Physician Name.
Submission 8/23/2017
Status Date 9/29/2017
Status F - Final
Primary References
Document 005010X223
Set ID837I
Segment IDNM1
Industry NameOperating Physician Name