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Lina Posted 1 Year(s) ago
I HAVE A QUESTION REGARDING A CPT CODE 99490. CAN I APPLY THIS 99490 IF THE DOCTOR DID NOT SEE THE PATIENT FACE TO FACE ON SPECIFIC DOS, BUT HAD A CONVERSATION OVER THE PHONE REGARDING THE PATIENTS CHRONIC DIAGNOSIS?
SuperCoder Posted 1 Year(s) ago
Lina Posted 1 Year(s) ago
Hi, You did not answer my question AGAIN, it doesn't tell me in that link what I asked
SuperCoder Posted 1 Year(s) ago

Hi,

Yes, you can bill CPT 99490 if doctor did not see the patient face to face on specific DOS, but had conversation over the phone regarding chronic diagnosis.

Please also check page no. 4 of below link:

https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/HospitalOutpatientPPS/Downloads/Payment-Chronic-Care-Management-Services-FAQs.pdf

 

 

Posted by Lina, 1 Year(s). There are 4 posts. The latest reply is from SuperCoder.

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