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Office consultation codes payment update


CORRECTION: In September, this article appeared on with an incorrect start date of December 1, 2021. The correct start date is March 1, 2022.


Starting March 1, 2022, we will no longer pay office consultation codes 99241, 99242, 99243, 99244 and 99245.


Note: This is subject to regulatory review and separate notification in Washington state. 

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