Changes Afoot in Workers’ Compensation Coding Rules

State workers’ compensation coding and billing rules believed to be in need of an overhaul have captured the attention of occupational medicine physicians. An American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) committee has put the wheels in motion to introduce alternative coding and billing ground rules that state workers’ compensation systems and/or insurance carriers could apply to certain evaluation and management (E&M) codes—a subset of Current Procedural Terminology (CPT® American Medical Association) codes.

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