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Evaluation and management guidelines

July/Aug 2010 Issue
Thinking on Paper: Documenting Decision Making [Feature]

The third article in our series on Medicare's documentation guidelines will help you determine whether what's on your mind is what's on the patient's record.


May/June 2010 Issue
Exam Documentation: Charting Within the Guidelines [Feature]

Yes, it's complicated, but don't make it harder than it has to be.


March/April 2010 Issue
Documenting History in Compliance With Medicare's Guidelines [Feature]

The difference between one level and the next may be no more than a word or two.


Nov-Dec 2008 Issue
Coding From the Bottom Up [Feature]

Start from the presenting problem to get to the right code faster.


Nov-Dec 2008 Issue
CPT and ICD-9 Coding: The Right Tools for the Job [Feature]

An enhanced version of our popular pocket guide and the annual update of another favorite reference add power to the FPM Toolbox.


Jun 2008 Issue
A Multiple-Service Rule for E/M Services [Opinion]

A simple rule change could improve access and quality of care while reducing inequities between compensation for E/M services and for procedures.


Oct 2003 Issue
Two Tried-and-True Documentation Tools [Feature]

They don’t just help you code better. They also help make the documentation guidelines less annoying.


May 2003 Issue
An Update on the E/M Codes and Documentation Guidelines [Getting Paid]

The author explains recent developments surrounding the revision of the documentation guidelines for evaluation and management services.


Feb 2002 Issue
Test Your Coding Skills [Feature]

Go head to head with our review panel in coding six troublesome progress notes.


Feb 2002 Issue
Getting Paid: Wrestling With the System [Editor's Page]

Argues that E/M coding is fundamentally unworkable as a way of determining charges because it functions in a system where incentives are not aligned.


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