tci E/M Coding Alert - 2017 Issue 6
Coding Quiz: How do You Choose the Right Hospital Discharge Code? Find Out
Hint: Time is the deciding factor. It’s no secret that evaluation and management (E/M) coders have to keep up with a lot of info like knowing the differences between consults and referrals, how to report telemedicine codes, how to determine the appropriate level for the E/M service, and how to correctly use 99211. Take this quiz to see how well you remember topics from past Coding Alerts and prevent payment from slipping through your fingers. Question 1: True or False? You do not have to apply a modifier to the services the locum tenens (LT) physician provides in...
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