Psychiatry A190 - Special psychiatric consultation

General Info

Billing Amount: $300.70


Special psychiatric consultation is a consultation in which the physician provides all the elements of a consultation (A195) and spends a minimum of 75 minutes of direct contact with the patient.


The service is eligible for payment only if start and stop times of the service are recorded in the patient’s permanent medical record.

For psychiatric consultation extension with parents or caregivers, see K630.

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