Coding Challenge: HIV in Urgent Care

Determine the correct evaluation and management (E/M) service code for this urgent care encounter: 43-year-old established…

Test Your Knowledge on HIV Treatment & Prevention in Urgent Care (Postscript 1 of 2)

A 21-year-old man presents to urgent care with a persistent cough and mild fatigue for the…

Test Your Knowledge on HIV Treatment & Prevention in Urgent Care (Postscript 2 of 2)

A 30-year-old man presents to urgent care 48 hours after he had unprotected sex with a…

Does This Really Need Vascular Surgery?

In light of the recent JUCM article by Dr. Benjamin Barlow, Alan Ayers, and Monte Sandler, I wanted…

Coding Challenge: Angioedema in Urgent Care

Determine the correct evaluation and management (E/M) service code for this urgent care encounter: 22-year-old female…

Test Your Knowledge on Angioedema in Urgent Care (Postscript 1 of 2)

A 31-year-old, previously healthy man presents to urgent care with a complaint of abdominal pain and…

Test Your Knowledge on Angioedema in Urgent Care (Postscript 2 of 2)

An 18-year-old woman presents to urgent care with sudden onset of facial swelling, particularly around her…

Myth 2 – You Have to Use Sterile Saline for Irrigation

You will see me state this a lot. The solution to pollution is dilution. I didn’t…

Coding Challenge: Electrical Injury in Urgent Care

Determine the correct evaluation and management (E/M) service code for this urgent care encounter: A 22-year-old…