A933, C933 On-call Admission General Assessment $75.00
These new fee codes are payable under specified circumstances, for non-elective inpatient admissions, provided through an emergency department or on transfer from another hospital or long-term care facility, by a family or general practitioner who participates in the hospital's on-call roster. The physician must be the most responsible physician with respect to subsequent in-patient care following the admission. The fees are payable for the first admission per patient, per 30-day period. Additional on-call admission general assessments for the same patient, by the same or different physician, per 30-day period, are payable as a general re-assessment.
Assessment codes paid at rates comparable to General Assessments and Intermediate Assessments
The payment amounts for the following fee codes will be increased to $52.50 to be consistent with the fee for a Family Practice & Practice-in-General General Assessment, A003.
The payment amounts for the following fee codes will be increased to $26.50 to be consistent with the fee for a Family Practice & Practice-in-General Intermediate Assessment, A007.
The payment amount for the following fee code will be increased to $27.00 to maintain relativity with the fee for a Family Practice & Practice-in-General Intermediate Assessment, A007.
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