Webinar “Reporting Evaluation and Management Services in 2021” begins Thursday, December 10, 2020 at Noon Eastern

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The Oxford Learners Dictionary defines a quantum leap as “a sudden, great and important change, improvement or development” and that describes exactly what is happening to the E&M code set in 2021 it is undergoing a huge, important transformative change meant to help make E/M office visit coding and documentation both simpler and more flexible. […]

CWTC [Episode 51] AMA Conference 2018, E&M Updates

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® […]

CWTC [Episode 48] Slow MOHs, Multiple Fx, Stroke vs Fall, EMRs

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® […]

Physician Fee Schedule CY2019 Proposed Rule

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Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed historic changes that would increase the amount of time that doctors and other clinicians can spend with their patients by reducing the burden of paperwork that clinicians face when billing Medicare. The proposed rules would fundamentally improve the nation’s healthcare system and help restore the […]

CWTC [Episode 26] E&M Guidelines, Hydration Breaks, Scribes

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals. You are invited to listen in for ten minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® In today’s episode Paula Digby […]

CPT© Coding E&M Urology

Webinar “CPT Coding E&Ms: Urology Focus” Tuesday, April 18th

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There’s only five codes, but the nuances are many. “Getting it right” involves more than just intuition. Paula Digby provides an in-depth explanation of the History, Exam, and Medical Decision Making components of E&M code selection and provides guidance on this important topic. In this 1 hour session, you will learn and be able to […]

E&M Audit Tools (Laminated)

CPT© Coding E&M Using 1995 Guidelines