Beginner's Guide to Evaluation and Management

Introduction to E&M

On-Demand Instant Access
4.0 AAPC CEUs for certified members

Course Summary

Trying to understand evaluation and management services can be overwhelming. What’s a key component? What's the difference between an office visit and an observation visit?   It can feel like you need a medical and legal degree to understand evaluation and management services. You don't want to make the wrong decision and end up billing the wrong level of service!
The Beginners Guide to Evaluation and Management can help make sense of it all. In this 4 hour training, we'll discuss office visits, preventative visits, inpatient visits, advanced care planning, and more!    

Office or Other Outpatient Services  
Hospital Observation Services  
Hospital Inpatient Services  
Emergency Department Services  
Critical Care Services  
Nursing Facility Services  
Domiciliary, Rest Home (eg, Boarding Home), or Custodial Care Services
Domiciliary, Rest Home (eg, Assisted Living Facility), or Home Care Plan Oversight Services Home Services  
Prolonged Services  
Case Management Services  
Care Plan Oversight Services  
Preventive Medicine Services  
Annual Gyn Exams
Medicare Wellness Exams
Non-Face-to-Face Services  
Special Evaluation and Management Services  
Newborn Care Services  
Delivery/ Birthing Room Attendance and Resuscitation Services  
Inpatient Neonatal Intensive Care Services and Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care Services  
Cognitive Assessment and Care Plan Services  
Care Management Services  
Psychiatric Collaborative Care Management Services  
Transitional Care Management Services  
Advance Care Planning  
General Behavioral Health Integration Care Management  
Other Evaluation and Management Services  

This course is approved for 4.0 AAPC CEUs. CEUs are awarded following successful completion of course and 70% quiz grade.

Per AHIMA rules, they will accept CEUs from the AAPC for their certifications.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The YouTube videos only provide instructions on how to score different E&M components. This webinar will cover the entire E&M Chapter as well as provide CEUs.

This course covers the entire E&M Chapter in CPT, not just the scoring methodology covered in that course. The scoring methods will be covered in this session, as well as all other components of E&M.

The CEMC® is an advanced credential, and this beginner level course will not provide the comprehensive education needed to pass the CEMC® exam.

Students preparing for the CPC exam that are struggling with E&M concepts, those that don't typically code E&M and need a refresher, or anyone that needs a beginner-level knowledge of evaluation and management services.

This presentation does not cover the upcoming 2023 changes. Included are the 95, 97, and 2021 guidelines as they relate to scoring E&M visits.

Purchase of this webinar does not include coding of specific notes, 1:1 services, consulting, or questions that are not related directly to course content.

A current year CPT book (or digital equivalent) is needed but not included in the course.

Course Curriculum

Course Pricing

Victoria Moll

Victoria Moll, CPC, COC, CPMA, CRC, CPRC, AAPC Approved Instructor, Fellow has over 15 years of experience in Professional Medical Coding and is passionate about providing engaging and cost-effective education. She has multi-specialty experience in professional coding, auditing, and risk adjustment coding. Victoria has published numerous articles on coding and billing best practices and has spoken at several local, regional, and national events, including HEALTHCON, the national business of healthcare expo. She has been featured on the Alpha Coding Podcast the Not Elsewhere Classified Podcast and has her own dynamic YouTube Channel filled with free coding tips and tricks. Victoria serves on the AAPC Chapter Association Board of Directors for years 2021-2023 and is on the Editorial Board for BC Advantage Magazine.