ADMM2255 - Evaluation and Management Coding Practices

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This course will teach the students to appropriately assign evaluation and management codes based on the physician documentation using 1995, 1997 and 2021 E/M Coding guidelines. Students will abstract information from healthcare documentation and assign appropriate levels of service.
  1. Identify the importance of documentation and the ability to use Medicare E/M guidelines.
  2. Identify, contrast, and explain these sections of healthcare records; history of present illness, review of systems, and general vs. specific physical examination.
  3. Utilize the three elements of medical decision making to determine the overall medical decision-making complexity.
  4. Explain key components to properly assign evaluation and management codes.
  5. Explain documentation requirements for proper assignment of evaluation and management codes.
Degrees that use this course

Medical Coding and Insurance