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Q4: Start Preparing Now for 2021 Office Visit E&M Coding and Documentation Changes


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For Q4, the OP Educational Experience is focused on preparing your practice for the 2021 Office Visit E&M Coding & Documentation Changes that will be effective January 1, 2021. To kick off this topic, OP's Chief Medical Director, Sue Kressly, MD, FAAP has provided a recorded presentation of the changes and what they mean to your practice. Watch the recording to learn about: 

  • The major changes in coding and documentation
  • The business impact of these changes
  • Potential workflow/implementation impact of these changes
  • Developing practice strategies for ongoing education

  Watch the Recording       View the Slide Deck

Expand the sections below for more information!

Webinar Resources: 2021 Office Visit E&M Coding & Documentation Changes: The Importance of Preparing Now! 

To avoid negative impacts on your coding, documentation, and cash flow – it’s crucial you start preparing for the 2021 Office Visit E&M Coding & Documentation changes now. Watch this recorded webinar, presented by Dr. Sue Kressly to learn the importance of preparing now, the repercussions if you’re not prepared, what you should be doing now through the end of the year, and what resources are available to ensure your practice is ready.

Watch the Recording & View the Slide Deck    View the Webinar Q&A

Recording & Slides: Sneak Peek: 2021 Office Visit E&M Coding & Documentation Changes in OP

Watch this recoding to see a sneak peek of the changes that are coming to OP to support the new Office Visit E&M Coding & Documentation requirements. 

Watch the Recording & View the Slide Deck

2021 Office Visit E&M Coding & Documentation Changes: Pediatric Practice Checklist

Use this checklist, compiled by Dr. Sue Kressly, to prepare for the changes to Office Visit E&M Coding & Documentation that will take effect on January 1, 2021! The checklist provides a monthly breakdown of tasks to complete to make sure your practice is prepared for these major changes.

Click here to open and print a PDF copy.

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General FAQs, FAQs for Time and Prolonged Services, and FAQs for Medical Decision Making (MDM). Note: This resource is maintained and updated by the AAP. Bookmark the link and check it often for updated and/or new content.