Scharlene R.

asked • 06/29/20

Medical Coding Prep Test

Patient comes into office due to confirmed home pregnancy results. Urine test confirms she is at 6 weeks gestation. Doctor Smith performs the initial prenatal history exam. Three months into her pregnancy the patient moves to California. She had a total of 3 visits with Dr. Smith before moving. Her new physician, Dr. Johnson takes over her antepartum care. Patient had a Cesarean Section and Dr. Johnson also documented nine prenatal visits and care. How would Dr. Smith and Dr. Johnson bill for their charges?


1) Dr. Smith-59525

Dr. Johnson-59526, 59430


2) Dr. Smith-three E/M visit for prenatal care

Dr. Johnson-59510


3) Dr. Smith-three E/M visits for prenatal care

Dr. Johnson-59426, 59515


4) Dr. Smith-three E/M visit s for prenatal care

Dr. Johnson-59425, 59514, 59430


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