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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

E/M Mythbuster:
Scrap These 4 Prolonged Service Coding Myths

Hint: Read and review published guidelines to code correctly. Sometimes visits last longer than the typical time described in the evaluation and management (E/M) codes, 99201-99215 - and that can mean more Part B pay. Complex conditions, counseling, research, and record reviews all take time, and sometimes you can report those extra minutes if you have specific documentation. Coding prolonged [...]