Assigning Evaluation and Management

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P a g e | 1 ASSIGNING EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT (E/M) CODES Assigning Evaluation and Management (E/M) Codes Yolanda Campos HCR 220 April 9, 2011
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P a g e | 2 ASSIGNING EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT (E/M) CODES Initial consultation is performed for 78-years-old women with unexplained weight loss, abdominal pain, and rectal bleeding. A comprehensive history and examination is performed. 99205 is the e/m code because initial consultation means that it is the patient’s first visit, which will indicate the patient a new patient in level five. The patient had comprehensive history and examination that was performed. I chose high complexity as the medical decision because high risk of complications, morbidity, and mortality because the patient has unexplainable weight loss, stomach pain, and rectal bleeding. A 30-year-old patient presents complaining of flu-like symptoms characterized by unremitting cough, sinus pain, and thick nasal discharge. An examination reveals bronchitis and sinus infection. The patient is prescribed a 5-day course of Zithromax.
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