California Medical Association: Complex chronic care coordination services added to E/M

A new evaluation and management (E/M) category in CPT® 2013 reports coordination of care for patients with chronic illnesses. AAPC’s Managing Editor G. John Verhovshek, MA, CPC, recently explained coordination of services among providers to manage complex conditions in an article published by California Medical Association.

“Codes in the new section can be reported by care coordinating providers for clinical non-face-to-face time with the patient, family and other caregivers,” he says. “This includes education, communication and when determining resources and/or a care plan.”

Evaluation and Management – CEMC

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3 Responses to “California Medical Association: Complex chronic care coordination services added to E/M”

  1. Robert Blomquist says:

    It seems that the goverment is cutting back more than what they need to. Next we will have no social Security. What is the United States coming to.

  2. Rose Neeley says:

    We need more places where people with chronic illnesses can get help! If they have chronic illnesses! The government needs to lower there pay and up ours then we might just have S.S when we get to retirement.

  3. Angela Neal says:

    Karma Rose! That’s all I have to say.

    Karma Rose! That’s all I have to say.

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