Talk Ten Tuesdays

New Patient versus Established Patient: The Coder’s Dilemma

February 12, 2019 Episode 356
Talk Ten Tuesdays
New Patient versus Established Patient: The Coder’s Dilemma
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Talk Ten Tuesdays
New Patient versus Established Patient: The Coder’s Dilemma
Feb 12, 2019 Episode 356
Chuck Buck | Timothy Powell, CPA | Rhonda Taller | Laurie M. Johnson | Dennis Jones | Terry Fletcher | Holly Louie, RN
Knowing how to distinguish new patients from established patients, apart from ensuring that coding guidelines are being followed, enables you to be reimbursed for the additional work that new patient visits warrant.
Show Notes

Knowing how to distinguish new patients from established patients, apart from ensuring that coding guidelines are being followed, enables you to be reimbursed for the additional work that new patient visits warrant. Moreover, in some cases, not distinguishing new patients from established patients can amount to shortchanging yourself, as you will learn during this edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays, when Terry Fletcher returns to the broadcast to report on evaluation and management (E&M) coding.

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