Evaluation & Management Coding

CPT Evaluation & Management (E/M Outpatient & Other Services Codes

This PDF document provides 2021 documentation guidelines, including office or other outpatient service times and MDM component-based reporting.

E/M Webinar Recordings on Orthopaedic Video Theater (OVT)

Evaluation & Management (E/M) Changes -What You Need to Know for 2021 – Part I
(Recorded 9/2/20)
Presented by: M. Bradford Henley, MD, MBA, FAAOS, FACS and R. Dale Blasier, MD, FAAOS
This two-part series will be an in-depth analysis of the changes to the 2021 Evaluation and Management (E/M) services.

Evaluation & Management (E/M) Changes: What You Need to Know For 2021 – Part II
(Recorded 10/28/20)
Presented by: Daniel J Nagle, MD, FAAOS and Margaret Maley, BSN, MS
This second session will address the top 10 questions orthopaedic surgeons have about these new 2021 guidelines for new and established outpatient visits.

AAOS Now Articles

‘Technical Corrections’: CPT Evaluation and Management Publishes Additional Guideline Revisions
Published 6/24/2021

The Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How of 2021 CPT E/M Coding
Published 2/11/2021

Is Time on Your Side in 2021?
Published 11/01/2020

Evaluation and Management Changes Are Coming Soon
Published 9/01/2020

The Devil Is in the Details
Published 8/01/2020

Major Changes Are Coming to E/M Visits in 2021: Will You Be Ready?
Published 4/01/2020


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