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CPT Code 99453 is the setup code for Remote Patient Monitoring and reimburses physicians for the time it takes to help patients set up and learn how to use their devices.
In 2015, Medicare began providing reimbursement for chronic care management with CPT Code 99490. Now, there are 5 different CCM CPT Codes.
CPT Code 99490 reimburses physicians for the extra time it takes to coordinate care for Medicare patients with multiple chronic conditions.
CPT 99489 is an add-on code to CPT 99487 used for Complex Chronic Care Management services for patients with multiple chronic conditions.
CPT Code 99487 is the Medicare billing code for complex chronic care management services for patients with multiple chronic conditions.