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Otolaryngology Coding Alert

5 Quick 99211 Facts Help Guide Your Level 1 Coding

Hint: This code only applies to established patients. Code 99211 might be your go-to choice for everyday services ranging from medication updates to blood pressure checks, but don’t assume that the so-called “nurse visit” code is always your best option. Many MACs are scrutinizing 99211 claims and attempting to clarify when the code is – or isn’t – appropriate. Here’s [...]