Member-Only Coding Resources

Relative Value Unit (RVU) Resources

Office and Outpatient Evaluation and Management Coding and Documentation Guidelines

For CPT Codes 99202-99215, a medically appropriate history and/or examination must be performed and documented.  The code you use is based either the level of medical decision making (MDM) performed OR the total time spent performing the service on the day of the encounter.   

See AMA CPT Level of Medical Decision Making Table for more information.

Billing and Documentation

Have you been asked to participate in a RUC survey?

  • Understanding the RUC Survey Instrument
    This video from the AMA will provide potential survey respondents with a general understanding of the purpose and mechanics of the RUC survey process, as well as how to correctly complete a RUC survey.
  • RUC Survey Overview
    This PowerPoint details the seven steps you will be asked to go through to participate in a RUC survey.

Have a Coding and Billing Question?

AANEM staff can help answer your coding questions.

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