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Health and Behavior Assessment and Intervention Codes (CPTs 96150-96155)

In 2010, CMS introduced a series of new behavioral and mental health codes which I think are best described by a helpful document from the Family Medicine Digital Library: New billing codes acknowledge psychology’s role in physical health care Psychologists now have a more accurate, refined way of billing for services provided to patients with …

Latest Pediatric E&M Distribution Benchmark

By request (check the comments), here is the latest Pediatric E&M Distribution data from PCC. You can’t get it much fresher than this – a few million E&M CPT codes, from May 2007 to May 2008. I had a good, in-depth, analysis earlier this year. To understand the chart, let me explain a few things. …