|E/M Services||Medicare Rules|
|Non-face-to-face Services||Other Services|
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Newborn and Pediatrics Billing Guide
This essential guide for pediatricians and family physicians who care for newborns and children in the hospital covers category of code for healthy newborn care, care of sick newborn/infant/child, intensive/critical care services, and transfer to a higher acuity facility. Includes a comprehensive list of RVUs for these services and a sample charge slip. Read more
Webinar – HCC Diagnosis Coding
This webinar covers what medical practices need to know about Risk Adjusted Diagnosis Coding. Watch now to learn about the two key concepts of risk-adjusted diagnosis coding, evaluate your own ICD 10 coding use of unspecified codes and use of status codes, and develop a plan to increase specificity in both primary care and specialty claims. Webinars are free for members. Not a member? JOIN NOW!
Coding Tool – Using Time to Select a Code
Some Evaluation and Management codes, and some other codes are defined by the amount of time of the service. When a CPT code is defined by time, the clinician must document time in the medical record. Learn which types of service and CPT codes have a time component and how to document it. Includes discussion of add on Prolonged Services codes for non face-to-face services. Read more
May Lunch and Learn – Medical Decision Making
Medical Decision Making is the third key component of evaluation and management services. MDM has three components: 1) The number of diagnoses or treatment options, 2) The amount of data that the clinician reviewed, and 3) The morbidity and mortality from the Table of Risk. This short video discusses the requirements for selecting the level of medical decision making, including information on the point system established by the Marshfield Clinic. Learn more
We post new content weekly, look for these posts coming soon:
- New on-demand webinars: E/M Services, and Medicare Incident-to and Shared Services
- June Lunch and Learn – Screening pelvic/breast exam and pap smear denials
- Two lesions excised on the same day
- History – documentation guidelines