Tips & Expertise: 2021 E/M Changes

Q: Can we count resident’s time?A: No. Teaching physician rules haven’t changed. Resident time is not billable. Q: Do you need to document exactly how you spent your time with the patient, or just the total minutes?A: It is recommended to document total minutes plus...

Who Can Document What for E/M?

Who Can Document What for E/M? Publication: MGMA Connection Date: September 2018 Download (PDF, 324KB) Featured   Shea Lunt, RHIA, CPC, CPMA, PMP Consultant The Haugen Group Meet Shea...

Facility E/M Levels

Digging Into HIM & Coding Blog For many, the ins and outs of facility evaluation and management (E/M) coding for emergency department (ED) services are shrouded in mystery.  In an industry where everything seems to be regulated, there appears to be a lack of...