How the 2021 E/M Changes Are Affecting Your Organization’s Workflows
Welcome to our final installment of our ongoing series, “2021 E/M Changes: The Impact Beyond Coding & Documentation.”
In our previous installment, we focused on how your benchmarks and key performance indicators have been affected by the pandemic. This time around, we’re shifting our focus to how the E/M changes are impacting your organization’s existing workflows. While the AMA estimates that over two minutes can be saved per visit, effective training of the new guidelines, and updating your existing workflows will be a must to realize these productivity gains.
To learn more, download our latest eBrief, “2021 E/M Changes: The Impact Beyond Coding & Documentation, Part 4,” where we’ll then wrap up with some final takeaways, including why you should:
- Incorporate Quick-check Audits, Either Internally or With a Third-party Vendor
- Keep an Eye on the Productivity of Your Providers and Coders While They Build Muscle Memory
- Assess Where Your EHR / RCM System is With the New CPT Codes and Changes
- Monitor How Outpatient E/M Guideline Changes Have Affected Your Organization and It’s Revenue