Manage episode 280670073 series 2490675
While it is true that during the PHE Medicare and other commercial insurance plans are covering E/M Telephone visits (99441-99443) on a temporary basis, practices should not take this as a license to over-utilize these codes. They should not forget about the ‘virtual check in” options either.
Terry discusses what it takes to support a phone call based on medical necessity, and when a virtual check in would be a better option.
Also, when your EHR makes a “coding error” who is to blame? The provider, the coder or the EHR company?
Listen in to find out what the industry is saying about this.
Subscribe and Listen
You can subscribe to our podcasts via: