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●        Incomplete/Unsuccessful Study

○        Complete exam → Radiologist documents reason and if patient rescheduled

○        Billed as “incomplete study”

●        Downgrade views due to department/radiologist protocol

○        Technologist must reschedule exam

○        Contact referring provider

●        Contrast-enhanced exams Downgrade/Upgrade

○        Technologist contacts registrar → Registrar reschedules + Obtains radiologist authorization → Radiologist documents

○        For upgrade, radiologist provides reason for insurance purposes

○        Contact referring provider
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