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CPT: Evaluation and management codes
E/M coding can be so complex that you forget those visits where it's just a matter of time.
This year's new codes cover evaluations done over the phone or online.
Your peers have been coding more 99214s. Is it time to review your coding habits?
Once you learn the rules, choosing the right code is easier than you think.
Your superbill should reflect revised codes related to anticoagulation management, lesion destruction and more on Jan. 1.
Don’t cheat yourself. That’s the health plan’s job.
The E/M codes for consultations and nursing facility visits reflect some of this year’s significant changes.
Before choosing 99213 for routine visits, consider whether your work qualifies for a 99214.
A coding expert explains how and why modifier -25 can be used in family practice.
This article provides readers with step-by-step instructions for checking their E/M coding distribution with national guidelines established in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Family Practice Profile.