Results 1 to 2 of 2

e/m for subs visits after a procedure with no global period

  1. #1
    Cool e/m for subs visits after a procedure with no global period
    Medical Coding Books
    I had a physician who did a consult on one day, then did a debridement of wounds. The same physician did subsequent visits. Can I use an E/M for the consult, and the subsequent visits?

  2. #2
    Default Consultation
    Check out the consultation section of the Medicare Claims Processing Manual. I think it will help.
    Heather Winters, CPC, CFPC

Similar Threads

  1. Opinions on visits during global period
    By AR2728 in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-25-2014, 08:18 AM
  2. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-27-2013, 10:43 AM
  3. Visits during the Global Period
    By AR2728 in forum E/M
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03-19-2013, 02:35 PM
  4. visits included in breast reduction global period
    By ncantello in forum Plastic Surgery
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 07-02-2009, 02:16 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.