Genetics K044 - Genetic family counselling

General Info

Billing Amount: $62.75

Description

Genetic family counselling is counselling dedicated to an educational dialogue between the physician and one or more family members, guardians of a genetic patient or patient's representative for the purpose of providing information regarding treatment options and prognosis. The claim is submitted under the genetic patient’s health number.

Notes:

Unit means ½ hour or major part thereof - see General Preamble GP5, GP37 for definitions and time keeping requirements.

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