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.
This service is limited to 4 units per patient, per day.
Please reference the billing pre-amble for these relevant interpretations of this billing code: