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    Hello fellow coder's,

    I have a question about if a patient is doing dialysis and see the doctor for an office visit for several problems does is this concidered high risk in the MDM?

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    No. It qualifies for Moderate risk. If the dialysis is done on an emergent basis for acute renal failure then it can qualify for High Risk.
    Thanks,
    Jagadish, CCS-P, CPC

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