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Clinical Examples for 99285


Emergency department visit for a patient with a complicated overdoes requiring aggressive management to prevent side effects from the ingested materials.  

Emergency department visit for a patient with a new onset of rapid heart rate requiring IV drugs. 

Emergency department visit for a patient exhibiting active, upper gastrointestinal bleeding.

Emergency department visit for a previously healthy young adult patient who is injured in an automobile accident and is brought to the emergency department immobilized and has symptom compatible with intra-abdominal injuries or multiple extremity injuries. 

Emergency department visit for a patient with an acute onset of chest pain compatible with symptoms of cardiac ischemia and/or pulmonary embolus. 

Emergency department visit for a patient who presents with a sudden onset of ‘’the worst headache or her life,” and complains of a stiff neck, nausea, and inability to concentrate.  

Emergency department visit for a patient with a new onset of a cerebral vascular accident.  

Emergency department visit for acute febrile illness in an adult, associated with shortness of breath and an altered level of alertness.  

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