Overview of the 2023 E/M Code Changes

The American Medical Association (AMA) released the Evaluation and Management CPT code changes that will go in effect January 1, 2023. The changes primarily affect hospital inpatient, observation care, emergency department, nursing facility, home, rest home, domiciliary and consultation visit types. 1. An overview of the CPT E/M changes The level of E/M services will…

UnitedHealthcare Must Pay TeamHealth $62 Million For Shortchanging Clinicians, Jury Says

A Las Vegas jury decided that UnitedHealthcare must pay TeamHealth clinicians for total damages from fraud and unjust enrichment. The case came to a conclusion after a month-long trial with the largest insurer being found guilty. Continue reading below to learn more! UnitedHealthcare must pay $62.65 million in total damages for shortchanging TeamHealth clinicians, a…