EHRs and E/M Coding: Warnings, Pitfalls, and Best Practices

By |January 16th, 2014|

In this article by AACP author Michael Stearns, MD, CPC, CFPC, suggests that organizations should take the time to thoroughly understand and customize your EHR.

Most electronic health record (EHR) systems include software to
help providers determine the appropriate evaluation and management
(E/M) CPT® codes for patient encounters. Used correctly,
these tools do support accurate coding based on medical necessity,
and have […]