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Get the big picture: AMA reissues 2021 E/M guidelines with tech changes

If you are having trouble understanding how the AMA’s extensive technical corrections relate to the rest of the 2021 E/M office visit guidelines, here’s a tool that will help.
The AMA has reissued the full set of guidelines with the March 9 tech corrections integrated and highlighted in blue, in a 28-page PDF file on its website.
The file also includes the MDM table and list of 2021 office visit code changes.
The updated guideline file shows March 9 additions and revisions to definitions as well as policy statements in the context with the rest of the guidelines and definitions.
Worth noting: The file represents the full set of guidelines that took effect Jan. 1 this year in one document for ease of reference in case of audits or provider questions.
Blog Tags: AMA, E/M services
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