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Gastroenterology Coding Alert

Part B Fee Schedule: 2018 Medicare Fee Schedule Proposes Major Updates to E/M Documentation


- Published on Thu, Aug 10, 2017

Plus: Check out these potential new esophagectomy codes.

CMS has released its 2018 proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, which recommends updates to the Part B payment policy. The proposals could be significant for gastroenterology practices, since some of the biggest revisions involve completely overhauling how E/M codes are selected

Potential E/M Documentation Changes

The proposed rule indicates that CMS is [...]




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