Special Report


2021 E/M Prep Guide: Ensure Coding Accuracy and Secure Proper Payment

The clock is ticking on big changes to E/M office visit codes, and the smart play is to start preparing as soon as possible. That’s according to officials from the American Medical Association (AMA), which spearheaded the Jan. 1, 2021-effective changes to codes 99202-99215.


This report contains critical information to help providers position for the implementation of CMS-approved changes.

Report Contents:

  • Prepare for 9 ways time-based E/M rules will change the way you code
  • 10 ways to kick-start your E/M 2021 prep and ensure a smooth switchover
  • Watch the clock, documentation rules if you plan on time-based E/M coding in 2021
  • Don’t forget: E/M changes are still on pace to take hold in 2021
  • Count the minutes with care to report split/shared office visits in 2021
  • Decision time: Navigate revisions to levels of MDM amid coming E/M changes
  • Time is of the essence: Decipher how to use time-based E/M documentation standards
  • E/M-driven redistribution draws scrutiny at AMA Symposium
  • E/M payments, documentation changes move a step closer to reality
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