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CPT: Office visit codes
The authors describe options for physicians and members of their staff who want to obtain certification in coding.
Using CPT code 99211 can boost your practice’s revenue and improve documentation.
Even an old patient can be new.
Your work is worth more than you think. You just need to document and code it better.
The author describes how practices can analyze their CPT coding distributions and determine whether they are billing for an appropriate range of services.
It’s easier than you might think to get what’s coming to you.
A reflection on the issue's cover illustration, this editorial argues that what the illustration really shows is a reimbursement system that's completely out of whack.
If you're forgetting to bill 99211 for nursing visits, or using 99201 when you should be using 99202, this quick coding lesson may improve your practice's bottom line.