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Ambulatory Surgical Center Update Largely Follows OIG Code Deletion Advice

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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CMS is proposing to delete 54 of the 72 codes that the Office of the Inspector General recommended be removed from the ambulatory surgical center list of allowable procedures

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