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Forum Name: Miscellaneous Student Topics
Question: I need help with E/M Coding
|jrunci1 - Wed May 26, 2004 7:08 pm|
I am researching E/M coding, and I haven't found anything so far that tells me exactly how to decide which level of E/M go with which procedures and diagnoses. Can you please walk me through a patient encounter and tell me exactly what goes on with the paperwork. I would like to know exactly what the doctor writes down, and how the E/M level is decided according to the written information.
|Dr. Russell M - Thu Jun 03, 2004 5:38 pm|
Perhaps this should help for a start:
|jrunci1 - Fri Jun 04, 2004 8:05 pm|
Thanks, Bill! That is really helpful!
|Dr. Russell M - Sat Jun 05, 2004 4:25 pm|
|beanhealer - Mon Aug 22, 2005 10:59 pm|
check out my website at emuniversity. com for physician-to-physician e/m coding advice
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