Emergency Department Coding & Reimbursement Alert

2018 Payments: CMS Delays Decision on Whether to Adjust E/M Pay for EDs

- Published on Tue, Dec 05, 2017
Plus: Payments have been set for the new codes that debut Jan. 1. When CMS published its 1,250-page Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule on Nov. 2, the agency announced the myriad new reimbursement values that it will apply to CPT® codes in 2018. Most notably, CMS has indicated it expects the RUC to review the ED E/M codes in [...]

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