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    Default E/M Experts. Please (abnormal mammogram)

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    My question to you all, how would a physician document a follow up on a abnormal mammogram??? To justify a level of service for a E/M.


    Last edited by daniel; 06-10-2008 at 04:28 PM.

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    Could you be more clear? Are we coding for the Radiologist who performed the Mammogram or for a Physician who belongs to a different speciality?
    Jagadish, CCS-P, CPC

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    It's a visit done by the Family Physician. Follow Up, Going over the abnormal mammogram.

    How would I direct the physician on what's needed to code an E/M.

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