How to properly document wellness visits and physicals

Documenting wellness visits and physicals for Medicare

Coding Medicare physicals and wellness visits per Medical Economics.

Renee Dowling Q: Our physicians perform a lot of annual wellness visits (AWVs) and preventive visits for Medicare patients. Can we use the same template for each of these visits? A: Each template needs to be different. If the documentation for your initial or subsequent AWVs (G0438, G0439) resembles […]