Category of Code Selection

by  Codapedia
July 28th, 2016

Does anyone remember the good old days, when you didn't need to know the patient's insurance to select a category of code?  Now, correct selection of an E/M category of code requires the clinician and coder to consider:

This article has a one page pdf file attached to help with the decision making process.  For any insurances that follow Medicare rules on consults,  select the category of code as if they were Medicare patients when using this chart.

Resources: Category of Code Selection(pdf)  


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