Family practice & practice in general A888 - Emergency department equivalent - partial assessment

General Info

Billing Amount: $33.70

Description

An emergency department equivalent partial assessment is an assessment rendered in an emergency department equivalent on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday for the purpose of dealing with an emergency.

Notes:

For services described by emergency department equivalent - partial assessment, the only fee code payable is A888.

Hypnotherapy or counselling rendered to the same patient by the same physician on the same day as A888 are not eligible for payment.

No premiums are payable for a service rendered in an emergency department equivalent.