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2019 proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule

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    Has anyone found a thorough explanation of the add on code GPC1X (visit complexity inherent to E/M)?


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    this decision health article talks about it more. place holder for add on code for PCP to attach to E&M.

    "As proposed, the dummy code reads as follows: GPC1X (Visit complexity inherent to E/M associated with primary medical care services that serve as the continuing focal point for all needed health care services [Add-on code, list separately in addition to an established patient evaluation and management visit]). The code would be assigned 0.07 work RVUs. “This proposed valuation accounts for the additional work resource costs associated with furnishing primary care that distinguishes E/M primary care visits from other types of E/M visits and maintains work budget neutrality across the office/outpatient E/M code set,” CMS says."
    A separate code is proposed for subset of specialists to give a bump.
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