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if an established patient is given an immunization during an office visit, and the only service was the immunization
the medicine sectionimmunization code and an administration code would be recorded
psychiatric diagnostic interview examination includes
history, mental status and disposition and communication with family or other sources
must always be documented in the patient record and is the major billing factor for reporting codes in the psychaitric subsection. codes divided on time
end stage renal disease: outpatient dialysis services are reported on this basis
routes the blood including waste products outside the body through filters
the dialysis that involves using a body cavity as a filter
is performed to assess the intraocular pressure of the eye
the cardiovascular subsection contains many diagnostic/therapeutic procedures and services that are primarily divided
as to whether the procedures or services are invasive or noninvasive.
the pushing of liquid into the body over a long period of time.