Hi - We are having a discussion on the crosswalk codes that Medicare Part B News provided, dated December 9,2009.
If we used to bill 99243 we are now being instructed to bill either 99203 or 99213.
But in a followup case I don't think 99213 is adequate to 99243. Assuming the same documentation is available for a correct code of 99243, I think that a 99214 would be more comparable.
Does this sound correct?
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