Why has Medicare separated depression and alcohol screenings, and will patients incur cost-sharing with new patient portal E&M codes?
Despite crossover in forms, both represent different things.
Practices are using E&M codes to bill for non-physician educational visits, but is this ok?
How to code varies on the circumstances. Many coding scenarios are determined by context—not absolutes.
This month’s coding questions look at how timing plays a role with annual checkups and the stipulations that must be met for coding by time.
How to make the most of your time at the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) annual conference, according to President and CEO Halee Fischer-Wright, MD, and COO Todd Evenson.
Take time to clarify the midpoint rule, review CMS’s proposed guidelines for Evaluation & Management, and ask why you’re being instructed to change billing codes.
With medicine's increased demands and time constraints, doctors are less likely to practice the healthy lifestyle they preach to patients.
In honor of March Madness, we asked our editorial advisory board to tell us which sports they loved to watch on TV.