The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 99443 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Non-Face-to-Face Telephone Services.
Coding 99495 and 99496 takes more effort than deciding whether the patient is seen 7 vs. 14 days after discharge. The CPT® guidelines for transitional care management (TCM) codes 99495 and 99496 s... [ Read More ]
CPT® code and guideline changes show a shift towards collaborative care and behavioral health management. With the release of CPT® 2018, we see major changes in coding throughout the Evaluation a... [ Read More ]
You’ll need to prove medical necessity and know the guidelines to bill appropriately. Patients often require follow-up care (such as medication changes) following laboratory tests. These follow-u... [ Read More ]
With health information available online, the patient/provider relationship is changing. By Ida Landry, CPC The Internet and telephone have become increasingly popular methods for providing medical... [ Read More ]
New internet and telephone codes for 2008 By Meera Mohanakrishnan, MSc, CPC Thanks to the internet, many patients have confidential contact with their health care providers. An online medical evalu... [ Read More ]