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CMS replaces clinic E/M visit levels with single G-code, collapses EAM levels

Briefings on APCs, February 1, 2014

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One of the most radical changes CMS proposed in this year’s OPPS was to collapse the five levels of E/M CPT® codes and replace them with three new HCPCS G-codes, including one APC for all clinic visits, one for all Type A ED visits, and one for all Type B ED visits.

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