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Tag: Evaluation and Management

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Focus on E/M coding: New Year, new resolutions, new outpatient office visit coding guidelines

Jan. 25, 2021 / By Karla VonEschen, MS, CPC, CPMA

New year, new month, new changes to documentation and coding for outpatient office visit codes 99202-99205 and 99211-99215. If it feels like you have been inundated with information and updates […]

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Is your practice ready for 2021 E/M changes? Preparation tips

Oct. 26, 2020 / By Danielle Pavloski

We are only a few months away from the new Evaluation and Management (E/M) changes being implemented. The American Medical Association (AMA) officially released the new E/M guidelines and changes […]

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Focus on Evaluation and Management Services: New blog series

Oct. 16, 2020 / By Colleen Ejak, RHIA

For much of 2020, HIM and CDI professionals have been focused on COVID-19 and understanding how the temporary waivers for medical care delivery and payment impact documentation and coding. We […]

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E/M codes: AMA keeps pace with CMS

May 24, 2019 / By Rebecca Caux-Harry

In March, the American Medical Association (AMA) published their CPT Editorial Summary of Panel Action February 2019.¬† The summary warns that final CPT codes and descriptors are still in draft […]

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Evaluation and management has come full circle

Oct. 31, 2018 / By Jean Jones, CPC

I have been in the highly regulated healthcare industry for all my adult life—27 years to be exact. Part of what I love about being in health care is the […]