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New Evaluation and Management Frequently Asked Question for Time-Based Services
We’ve added a new FAQ for E/M time-based services.
Please define rules for using time to level-set a service in the inpatient setting.
Answer: In the inpatient setting, the provider’s time spent at the bedside and on the unit, relative to the patient’s care, is counted toward total time for a service. This time does not need to reflect counseling and/or coordination of care. This rule applies also to split/shared inpatient services. Added 5/11/2022
Review all of the information at Evaluation and Management Frequently Asked Questions for Time-Based Services.