Genetics K222 - Genetic care, patient or family

General Info

Billing Amount: $75.75

Description

Genetic care is a time based service payable for rendering a genetic assessment. Time units are calculated based on the duration of direct contact between the physician and the patient or family. Unit means ½ hour or major part thereof - see General Preamble GP5, GP37 for definitions and time-keeping requirements.

Notes:

This service is limited to 4 units per patient, per day.

Pre-Amble References:

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

  • See General Preamble GP5
  • See General Preamble GP37

Related Specialties

Genetics Billing codes