Medical assistance in dying (maid) 13501 - Maid assessment fee – assessor prescriber

General Info

Billing Amount: $42.65 per 15 minutes

This Item requires times

Max units / day / patient: 9

Description

Includes all requirements of a MAiD assessment, including review of medical records, patient encounter and completion of the MAiD Assessment Record (Prescriber). The assessment may be provided either in-person or by video conference – per 15 minutes or greater portion thereof.

Notes:

- Maximum payable is 135 minutes (9 units). Services which exceed the maximum will be given independent consideration with an explanatory letter.
- Start and end time for the assessment must be entered in both the billing claim and patient’s chart.
- Additionally, start and end time for the patient encounter must be entered in the patient’s chart.
- Only one service for 13501 or 13502 may be performed by video conference.