E/M Weekly Tip: Inpatient, Hospital Outpatient and Emergency Department Setting - Split/Shared Services

When performing a split/shared visit in an inpatient/hospital outpatient/emergency department setting, the nonphysician practitioner must be a member of the same group as the physician and the physician must document a substantive portion of the E/M encounter.

Resource: Publication 100-04, Chapter 12 (PDF, 1.3 MB).