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    I have a provider that is wondering if we can bill a level 1 visit (99211) if the provider reviews the lab results when they get them and make changes to meds, even though the patient is not seen on that date. I am under the impression that 99211 is for face to face encounters. Would I bill a level 1 or is there another code to use? Please help. Thanks!

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    Review of lab results is considered included in the E&M. There is no separate charge.

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    So basically since she saw the patient the day before and ordered the labs, when she gets the result and changes meds the following day, we can't bill another e/m, because it is included in the ordering of the labs/office call. Is this correct?

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