Coding Reference Card Bundle
This bundle of coding reference cards supports physicians and practice team members in appropriately coding and documenting services commonly performed by family physicians. Each bundle includes one desk reference and one pocket-sized card on each topic, laminated for durability. Topics include:
- Childhood Immunization – One side of the card supports ancillary staff administration while the other side supports physician counseling with administration.
- Dermatology – Includes codes, descriptions, and considerations for skin tags, warts, foot care, and nail care. Addresses measures and margins, types of closure classifications, incision and drainage procedures, foreign body removal, office visits and same-day removals, multiple services, and coverage determinations.
- Preventive Services – Includes codes, descriptions, considerations, and frequency of coverage for Medicare wellness and prevention services and basic preventive services. Explains how to navigate the uncertainties surrounding insurance coverage and addresses Medicare carve-out services.
- Office Visit Evaluation & Management – Addresses code selection methods, office visit prolonged services, and an updated definition and guidelines for calculating total time. Includes a revised medical decision-making table; coding scenarios using medical decision making; and additional coding guidance on CPT code 99211 and use of modifier -25.