Evaluation and management (E/M) service coding and documentation has to be the issue that physicians despise reading about the most. As we all understand, the "guidelines" for code and documentation are a tangle of regulations that encourage down coding by keeping the laws unclear and the severe penalties. The "new framework" for documentation standards, which is anticipated to … [Read more...] about A Quick Guide To Identifying Level-4 Visits
99214 CPT CODE - Office/Other Outpatient Services (Established Patients) Medicare only covers the medically required component of the appointment. Even if a comprehensive note is created, only the necessary services for the patient's condition at the time of visit can be included in calculating the level of an E/M code. A chronological narrative of the progression of the … [Read more...] about What is the correct way to utilize CPT CODE 99214?