In Billing
May 11th, 2012
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) says that physicians are reporting high-level evaluation and management (E/M) codes more frequently for all types of E/M services. Medicare payments for E/M services increased 48 percent in the decade ending 2010, from $22.7 billion to $33.5 billion. Overall, Medicare payments for ...