This reimbursement policy addresses reimbursement for standby services and hospital mandated on call services.
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Q: If a pediatrician or other physician is requested by the delivering physician to attend at delivery and provide services to stabilize a newborn, are those services considered standby services?
A: No. If a physician is requested by the delivering physician to attend at delivery and to provide stabilization of a newborn, the physician may bill for those direct face-to-face services provided to the newborn using CPT code 99464.