Family practice & practice in general A902 - House call assessment - pronouncement of death in the home

General Info

Billing Amount: $45.15

Description

A house call assessment - Pronouncement of death in the home is the service rendered when a physician pronounces a patient dead in a home. This service includes completion of the death certificate and counselling of any relatives which may be rendered during the same visit.

Notes:

Submit the claim using the diagnostic code for the underlying cause of death as recorded on the death certificate.

Pre-Amble References:

Please reference the billing pre-amble for these relevant interpretations of this billing code: