Letter to CMS on the Proposed 2013 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
Letter to CMS regarding Final 2011 Physician Fee Schedule
...present. Currently, the following codes are on the primary care exception list: • 99201, 99202, 99203 - New patient visits • 99211, 99212, 99213 - Follow-up patient visits • G0402, G0438, G0439 - Welcome to Medicare and Annual Wellness Visits With the proliferation of new...
Summary of Key Provisions of the Proposed Rule on the 2010 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
...and that the physician personally spent the current typical time for the CPT code reported (e.g., 15 minutes when reporting CPT code 99213). We support this plan and strongly urge CMS to implement it in 2020. This is the same approach now used when physicians code based on time...
...patient office visit in counseling/coordination of care and chooses to code on the basis of time, the physician should select code 99213 (typical time of 15 minutes) rather than 99214 (typical time of 25 minutes), because the total time of the encounter did not reach the threshold...
Letter to CMS Regarding the Establishment of Separate Primary Care Codes
Joint letter to CMS requesting CMS engage in a process to create additional outpatient evaluation and management codes