The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released new billing requirements for chronic care management services. CMS initiated these latest billing changes in order to improve payment accuracy for CCM services as well as reduce the administrative burden for providers.
There are critical components to the Chronic Care Management patient agreement that you must include to comply with Medicare’s guiines for reimbursement.
Medicare is taking the Chronic Care Management (CCM) program up a notch by offering physicians the opportunity to bill for services they are currently managing for free. Efficient workflows & accurate billing & coding knowledge are key to success with this new revenue stream
Take advantage of the Chronic Care Management reimbursement opportunity with these documentation tips!
See how to bill for Medicare’s Chronic Care Management (CCM) services using CPT Code 99490. This service is for non-face-to-face coordination of care services for Medicare patients with multiple chronic conditions.