abriscoe

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abriscoe
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Last Name
Briscoe
Job Title
Compliance Manager
First Name
Angela
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SUMMIT MEDICAL GROUP

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  • Yes this is for Medicare only and it would be established E&M codes 99212-99215. We were thinking if the physician had a standard protocol for the NP to follow that then it could be considered incident to as long as in the physicians original no…
  • We are using the 95 Guidelines.
    in Clubbing Comment by abriscoe May 2017
  • We had an auditor who stated just the documentation of "clubbing and cyanosis" is not enough to support the musculoskeletal exam of an organ system. I have always given this statement credit in the extremity section of the note. To meet the requirem…
    in Clubbing Comment by abriscoe May 2017
  • Thanks everyone I agree that it should be all others negative but had a few coders who disagreed.
  • yes 3 vitals were taken but there is no documentation of time in the note.
  • No they are not acting as a scribe as they are not in the room with the patient inputting information as directed by the physician. They are given either a tape or handwritten information to enter into the EMR system.