ACEP has developed comprehensive FAQs to help you navigate the AMA CPT 2023 Documentation Guidelines changes. The ACEP Coding and Nomenclature Advisory Committee (CNAC) has thoroughly researched the once-in-a-generation change to the documentation guidelines that determine Evaluation and Management (E/M) code levels of service.

These FAQs are tailored specifically to emergency medicine coding, covering the new AMA CPT definitions and MDM grid along with an ACEP approved scoresheet to assist in determining the level of ED E/M service. 

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