The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 99381 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - New Patient Preventive Medicine Services.
The National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) bundles evaluation and management (E/M) service and same day immunization administration (IA) codes, (e.g., CPT® 90460-90474). As a result, providers... [ Read More ]
Preventive medicine services, or “well visits,” are evaluation and management (E/M) services provided to a patient without a chief complaint. The reason for the visit is not an illness or injur... [ Read More ]
The only case when time may be used as the overriding factor in determining an evaluation and management (E/M) level is when counseling and/or coordinating care dominates the encounter, which means... [ Read More ]
Reimbursement depends on clearly determining why the patients coming to your office. The complementary yearly Medicare visits are tricky to get paid correctly because they require specific document... [ Read More ]
Each time you meet with a patient, you should document a chief complaint (CC). CPT defines the CC as “A concise statement describing the symptom, problem, condition, diagnosis, or other factor th... [ Read More ]