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BCBS Michigan Cancels Modifier 25 Payment Adjustment

May 31, 2018

In April, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan announced that evaluation and management services billed with modifier 25 would pay at 80 percent when billed with a surgery on the same day by the same provider, effective July 1, 2018. 

We are pleased to report that because of advocacy by your Academy and its fellow coalition members, BCBS of Michigan has decided to cancel the implementation of this policy.

Read more about another successful advocacy effort for modifier 25 here.