1. K189 is only eligible for payment when the psychiatrist providing the urgent community psychiatric follow-up:
a. renders a service described by A190, A195, A695 or A795 to an out-patient on an urgent basis during the four (4) week period immediately following discharge where the patient was a hospital in-patient for treatment of a psychiatric condition;
b. did not provide services to the same patient during the same psychiatric hospital admission; and
c. will continue appropriate care of the out-patient for a minimum of six (6) months as required.
2. K189 is limited to a maximum of one per physician per patient per 12 month period.
K188 is not eligible for payment in addition to K189 on the same patient same day.