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No. If the minimal documentation requirements are not met for a new patient (CPT codes 99200-99205), the provider must submit the unlisted Evaluation and Management (E/M) CPT code 99499 with supporting documentation.
You may not use established patient codes (CPT codes 99211-99215) for new patients when the minimum documentation requirements are not met either.
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