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CMS Manual System Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) Pub. 100-04 Medicare Claims Processing Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Transmittal 442 Date: JANUARY 21, 2005
A. Background: Health and Human Services Office of General Counsel (HHS OGC) has provided guidance that Medicare contractors that process both institutional and professional claims have discretion to automatically deny claim line(s) items billed with the GZ modifier.
issuance of written doctor’s orders to that effect.”] If the physician doesn’t issue the order until afterward, the hospital could be denied payment.