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2023 E/M update will impact a range of high-volume codes

Effective Jul 14, 2022
Published Jul 18, 2022
Last Reviewed Jul 14, 2022
The next E/M update will affect 69 codes from five code families and will go live in less than six months. Part B News analysis of Medicare Part B claims for 2019 and 2020 reveals that frequently billed E/M services in three of the impacted code families — inpatient hospital, emergency department and nursing facility services — exceeded several office/other outpatient codes.

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