In order to support the time it takes to assess patients and coordinate care for COVID-19 therapeutics, a new time-based temporary fee item has been added in BC.
The new code is effective as of July 1, 2022 and is billable by any family physician or specialist:
|T10046||Assessment for COVID-19 therapeutics
Payable for patient care related to COVID-19 treatment, including patient assessment, prescribing of COVID-19 therapeutics, completion of relevant documentation and forms, and arranging for treatment
Per 15 minutes or greater portion thereof
For more information, read the original news bulletin posted on Doctors of BC.
Questions About Billing With the New Code?
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