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How Fast Can You Code a 99213 with Your EHR? How about Five Minutes?

Posted Nov 11, 2015 Electronic Health Records

EHR systems are accused of “slowing down” physicians, and let’s face it, even five extra minutes spent with each patient is a lot of time out of your busy day.  How much time? 

Let’s assume you see 20 patients per day and spend an extra five minutes per patient to chart a routine 99213 visit.  That...