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    Health Service Code 03.03AR

    Urgent or priority attendance on hospital inpatient or long term care inpatient, at request of facility staff when physician is already on site.

    1. May only be claimed by the patient's physician of record, or by physicians working as part of an on-call rotation.
    2. May not be claimed by physician extenders.
    3. May only be claimed for direct attendance with the patient.
    Category:V Visit
    Base rate:$49.37

    Fee modifiers:

    TypeCode# of callsExplicitActionAmount
    CARECOINPTYesIncrease Base By$40.51

    Governing Rules:

    • 15.8

      Special callback benefits may not be claimed for subsequent patients seen during the same callback or in association with another service during the same encounter. However:

      1. HSC 03.03AR may be claimed for second and subsequent hospital inpatients.
      2. for second and subsequent emergency/outpatients, or AACC or UCC patients seen during the same callback, see GR 5.2.3.
      3. HSCs 03.03DF and 03.03EA may be claimed in addition to a callback in accordance with GR 15.5.