CPT 96127 Frequently Asked Questions

CPT 96127 Frequently Asked Questions What is the official definition of CPT 96127? Brief emotional/behavioral assessment with scoring and documentation, per standardized instrument. Who can bill CPT Code 96127? Any qualified healthcare professional; MD, DO, PA, NP,...

PHQ 9 – Opening Pandora’s Box

PHQ 9 – Opening Pandora’s Box “Here you go Sally, Dr. Whittle would like you to fill out this questionnaire today.” A medical assistant in Dr. Whittle’s office hands Sally a PHQ 9 depression screening. After the Medical Assistant scores the screening it shows that...