Tag Archive | "cpt guidelines"

Tick-Tock: Understand Why Time Matters for E/M Coding

Monday, April 22, 2019

0 Comments

For E/M, there has been a lot of attention on how the role of time will change in 2021. But what about right now? After this skill sharpener on time in the AMA CPT® E/M guidelines, you’ll have a better understanding of time’s current role in E/M coding. Where to Find AMA CPT® E/M Guidelines […]

Continue reading...

Ins & Outs of ‘Separate Procedure’ Designation

Monday, March 18, 2013

0 Comments

Watch out:  Is your surgeon using a code that CPT® identifies with the words “separate procedure? Well, you need to check your claim carefully or you could face denials. According to CPT® surgery guidelines, separate-procedure codes are services that are commonly carried out as an integral component of a total service or procedure…”  The CPT guideline also […]

Continue reading...