Tell Me More About Separate Anatomic Sites Re NCCI
The NCCI reductions will apply when therapy is performed on the same day as an adjustment unless the provider specifies that it was performed on a separate anatomic site with the 59 modifier. There are five separate spinal regions that qualify: cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacral, and pelvic.
There are five extraspinal regions that qualify:
- Lower extremities
- upper extremities
- Rib cage