Medical Decision Making: selecting the correct level of service for codes 99202—99215:
- E/M codes 99202—99215 have a changed definition of MDM
- The new MDM chart is similar to the current table of risk, but with significant changes, particularly in data
- Finally! Definitions of key terms in MDM
- The AMA is working on changing the documentation requirements for other visits, for an expected 2023 release
This is an overview. Be sure to look at the in-depth article on MDM describing each of the three elements.
Login to read the rest of this article
Don’t have a login? Become a member, or learn more about the benefits of membership by clicking on the link below.
CPT is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association Copyright 2021, American Medical Association All rights reserved.