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This depends on how the facility is licensed. If it is licensed as a physician’s office, then the appropriate HCPCS modifier would be P. If it is licensed as a hospital, then you would use HCPCS modifier H. If the facility is licensed as neither a physician’s office nor a hospital, then HCPCS modifier D (Diagnostic or therapeutic site other than P or H) would be appropriate. You will need to verify this with the wound care center.
Please Note: HCPCS modifier D would also be appropriate for an independent diagnostic testing facility, cancer treatment center or radiation therapy center.
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