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New Tips and Tricks for Coding E/M and Other Time-Based Services

Posted by Stephani Scott, Dec 5, 2019 1:29:29 PM

It’s no secret among us coders and auditors that there has always been confusion around documentation

E/M Consultations and ‘The 4 Rs’

Posted by Stephani Scott, Mar 13, 2019 9:11:03 AM

A physician's primary goal is to deliver comprehensive care to the patients they serve.

Get This Free E/M Documentation Checklist to Simplify Your Life

Posted by Stephani Scott, Feb 26, 2019 12:46:39 PM

Medicare pays physicians based on diagnostic and procedure codes derived from medical documentation.

Q&A: New Guideline and Regulatory Changes

Posted by Healthicity, Nov 21, 2018 12:03:24 PM

Thanks so much to all of you who tuned in to our recent webinar, Simple Audit Solutions for Juggling New Guideline and Regulatory Changes.

How to Crack the E/M Code of Physician Documentation

Posted by CJ Wolf, Nov 8, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Have you ever wanted to know what a physician means when they document using certain words, phrases, orders, and clinical plans?

Examples of New Vs. Established Patients in E/M Services

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Apr 3, 2018 10:46:10 AM

For fun, let’s take a short quiz. Would you say that the following scenarios would be coded as a new or established patient?

Time-based E/M Services: Exceptions That Might Surprise You

Posted by Marina Gregory, Aug 29, 2017 9:54:04 AM

“Time is on my side. Yes it is.” But knowing whether or not time is a factor to qualify for a particular level of E/M can lead to uncertainty. So when is time a factor?