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E/M for allergy

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    HI

    Can anyone help me with E/M coding for Allergy/Immunology speciality. Are there any specific guidelines with regards to review of systems and physical examination. If there are any guidelines, a document would be helpful.

    Thank you
    Arun

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    Here is the link to the 1997 documentation guidelines; it goes over E/M coding in detail. There is no separate ROS by specialty, but there is separate exam guidelines for different specialties...Immuno is grouped with Hemato & Lympho.

    https://www.cms.gov/mlnproducts/downloads/master1.pdf

    You can also search the '95 documentation guidelines for similar info.
    Meagan Strauss, CPC, CEMC
    Coding Coordinator
    The NeuroMedical Center
    Baton Rouge, LA

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