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Evaluation and Management (E/M)
What are Split/Shared Evaluation and Management services?According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), a split/shared Evaluation and Management (E/M) visit is an encounter with a patient in which both the physician and a qualified Non Physician Practitioner (NPP), i.e. Nurse Practitioner, personally perform a substantive portion of the E/M visit face-to-face with the same patient, on the same date of service. The NPP must be in the same group practice or be employed by the same employer.