Internal medicine 32312 - Complex consultation - 2 medical conditions gim

General Info

Billing Amount: $181.82

Description

Note: This fee code has been discontinued for claims with a Date of Service after March 31, 2017.

Notes:

Payable only for Internal medicine specialists who do not hold a sub specialty.

Limited to one per patient in a 6 month period.

Written consultation report includes advice or recommendations for treatment regarding 2 or more of the conditions listed in note iv), below.

iv) Payable for patients that have 2 of the following listed chronic diseases, (if patient has more than 2 diagnoses from the list, use 00311). Each case will be reviewed on an independent consideration basis. (Diagnostic codes in brackets):
Septicemia (038)
Other HIV infection (044)
DM including complications (250)
Disorders of Lipid Metabolism (272)
Thyroid disorders (246)
Purpura, thrombocytopenia and hemorrhagic conditions (287)
Anemia, unspecified (285.9)
Senile dementia, presenile dementia (290)
Acute confusional state (293)
Congestive Heart Failure (428)
Diseases of the aortic and mitral valve (396)
Essential hypertension (401)
Coronary atherosclerosis (414)
Neoplasm of uncertain behaviour of other and unspecified sites. "Not for minor or superficial skin malignancies." (238)
Cardiac dysarrhythmias (427)
Cerebral atherosclerosis (437)
Asthma allergic bronchitis (493)
Emphysema (492)
Other bacterial pneumonia (482)
Non infective enteritis and colitis (557.1)
GI hemorrhage (578)
Chronic liver diseases and cirrhosis of the liver (571)
CRF (585)
ARF (584)
Disorders of fluid, electrolyte and acid base balance (276)
Syncope (780.2)
Venous thrombosis and embolism (453)
Pulmonary fibrosis (515)
Rheumatoid Arthritis (714)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (710)