An internist, also called a general internist or doctor of internal medicine, is a medical doctor that specializes in the diagnosis and medical (nonsurgical) treatment of adults. Internists provide long-term, comprehensive care and manage both common and complex diseases. An internist can serve as a primary care physician or as a consultant to other medical specialists.
Our Medical coders’ helps internal medicine clinics/physician group to code the right match of CPT codes & diagnosis code along with appropriate modifier which can avoid first submission claim denial and increase clean claim percentage.
ProMed Intel healthcare take deep dive in adhering LCD guideline and use of appropriate modifiers when combination of Internal medicine and other E/M codes are used.