Evaluation and Management (E&M) Documentation Guidelines
This course is intended to provide education to practitioners regarding the Evaluation & Management (E&M) documentation guidelines from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The education outlines the key components (e.g. history, exam, and medical decision making), provides documentation tips and examples of how the guidelines are applied, and also addresses other factors involved in selecting E&M service codes. The E&M Documentation Guidelines courses are intended to be another method for practitioners to learn and better understand the guidelines on their own time and at their own pace.
This course is intended for all specialties billing E&M services
At the end of this session, learners should be able to:
- Understand general documentation guidelines and concepts, including EHR tools and resources
- Define each E&M key component documentation guideline
- Determine the appropriate level of E&M service codes per the guidelines
Scott Hardin, MD; Advocate Aurora Health
Janet Holk, Manager Coding; Advocate Aurora Health
Lynn Ailant, Director Compliance; Advocate Aurora Health
Jessica Davies, Manager Compliance; Advocate Aurora Health
The planners and speaker(s) have indicated that there are no financial relationships with any commercial interests to be disclosed.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
First enroll in "Prerequisite Intro" and complete the course. Once completed you will have access to the other courses for Evaluation and Management (E&M) Documentation Guidelines.
This course is available to Aurora Health Care providers (employed and independent) and caregivers only. If you are not already logged in, please use "Aurora Login" to access the course. If you need help enrolling or logging in, please contact Advocate Aurora Health CME Office at firstname.lastname@example.org