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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

E/M Coding:

You Must Meet Both the "Critical" Illness and the Time Thresholds to Accurately Report Critical Care

Review these strategies to avoid auditors’ scrutiny.  Critical care coding is often the target of payer audits -- and mistakes can cost you.  Because the critical care codes are unlike the other E/M codes that you report every day, these can be misunderstood by those unfamiliar with the rules that do apply. Check out these tips on what “critical” actually [...]