Over the past year, the AMA brought together specialty societies and other health care professional organizations to partner with CMS on the first overhaul of E/M office visit codes in more than 25 years. Explore the AMA’s resources for combating administrative burden and stay informed on critical updates like E/M office visit code changes.
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Will commercial payers, EHR vendors adopt revised E/M office-visit codes?
Revised CPT codes and evaluation and management service guidelines are not just for clinicians. Those in the business of health care need to be ready.
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CPT Code Revision Updates
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