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E/M Coding: Note Descriptor Updates when Coding Observations

- Published on Fri, Dec 08, 2017
Language change ends outpatient confusion on 99217-99220. Coding for observation services can be tricky business. First, you'll have two sets of codes to choose from for the services, and the answer to which codes you use will depend on payer, length of stay, and several other factors that can throw coders off the correct code trail. Further, there's an update [...]

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