The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 99495 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Transitional Care Evaluation and Management Services.
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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 ]
The transitional care management initial communication requirement stipulates that to report TCM services (CPT® 99495 and 99496), “An interactive contact must be made with the beneficiary and/or... [ Read More ]