tci E/M Coding Alert - 2018 Issue 1
Coding Quiz: Think You Know Admissions E/M Documentation?
Answer these questions and find out. Because it can involve different dates and different providers - sometimes different providers from the same practice - hospital admissions coding can be as much an art as a science. So, we've put together four different scenarios that will give your documentation a healthy prognosis. Question 1:Your provider sees a patient earlier in the day at your office. Later that same day, your provider admits the patient to the hospital and visits the patient in the early evening. Do you bill for the office visit, the hospital admission, or both? Question 2:Your provider...
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