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MLN Matters Number: MM5972 Related Change Request Number: 5972 • Non-billable Prolonged Services EXAMPLE 1 A physician performed a visit that met the definition of visit code 99212 and the total duration of the direct face-to-face contact (including the visit) was 35 minutes.

CMS Manual System

H. Prolonged Services Associated With Evaluation and Management Services Based on Counseling and/or Coordination of Care (Time-Based) When an evaluation and management service is dominated by counseling and/or coordination of care (the counseling and/or coordination of care represents more than 50% of ...

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only report prolonged services with the highest code level in that family of codes as the companion code. Billing Examples . Examples of billable and non-billable prolonged services follow.

Prolonged Physician Services

Printer-Friendly Page Prolonged Physician Services EFFECTIVE DATE 12/01/2004 LAST UPDATED 05/17/2007 Description: Prolonged services are add-on codes that allow physicians to report services that are for unusual services (above and beyond the usual services) provided in either a hospital ...

Changes in Prolonged Services Codes

Changes in Prolonged Services Codes The Medicare Claims Processing Manual has been updated to address prolonged services codes in order to be consistent with changes/deletions in codes and changes in typical/average time units in the American Medical Association Current Procedural Terminology ...

PROLONGED SERVICES

Revised 10/23/08 PROLONGED SERVICES ►Prolonged service codes are for use when a physician goes above and beyond in the length of time they spend with a patient. ►Prolonged service codes are charged separately in addition to the inpatient Evaluation & Management service. ►Prolonged service ...

Policy Name Prolonged Services Policy

Policy Name Prolonged Services Policy Summary This policy describes reimbursement of prolonged physician services involving direct (face-to-face) patient contact beyond the usual service in either the inpatient or outpatient setting.

Policy Name Prolonged Services

Policy Name Prolonged Services Summary This policy describes reimbursement of prolonged physician services involving direct (face-to-face) patient contact beyond the usual service in either the inpatient or outpatient setting.

Evaluation of a Prolonged Prothrombin Time

Evaluation of a Prolonged Prothrombin Time JoshuaL.HoodandCharlesS.Eby * CASEDESCRIPTION A47-year-oldAfricanAmericanwomanwasevaluated foraprolongedprothrombintime(PT)resultobtained

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MEDICAL CENTER POLICY STATEMENT Prolonged Physical Restraint Prolonged physical restraint is the use of manual or mechanical means to limit some or all of an animal's normal movement for the purpose of examination ...