E/M: Locate 3 Key Pieces of Critical Information Before Coding Based on Time
Ob-Gyn Coding Alert
Locate 3 Key Pieces of Critical Information Before Coding Based on Time
Published on Mon Jun 24, 2013
Key: Don’t rely on ‘I spent more than an hour with the patient’ provider comments.
If you are coding office visits based on the time your ob-gyn is spending with a patient, make sure he is documenting three key elements – and we aren’t talking about history, exam, and medical decision making. Otherwise, [...]