Subsequent home visit for evaluation and management, low complexity

CPT code 99348 designates a moderate-complexity home visit for established patients within the realm of Evaluation and Management (E/M) services. This code is applied when healthcare providers engage in the assessment and management of established patients in their homes, focusing on cases that demand a moderate depth of evaluation.

Details

CPT code:

99348

Category:

Category I

Section:

Evaluation and Management (E/M)

Specialty:

Home or Residence Services

Type:

Established Patient

In E/M services, 99348 is a code that holds significance, representing a moderate-complexity home visit for established patients. Healthcare providers utilize this code when engaging in the assessment and management of established patients in their homes, focusing on cases that require a nuanced approach. Its use ensures accurate documentation of efforts in

Under what category does Subsequent home visit for evaluation and management, low complexity fall?

Category I

What is the billing unit for Subsequent home visit for evaluation and management, low complexity?

Per Encounter

Modifiers

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Clinical use

Home visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, expanded problem-focused.

Documentation

Clearly document each additional 30-minute increment of prolonged evaluation and management service, including the start and end times, and provide a detailed description of the activities or discussions justifying the additional time.

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