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.
If you're wondering why your Chronic Care Management Program isn’t profitable, then this article was written for you.
Outsourcing your Chronic Care Management (CCM) program to a third-party provider solves many problems for you.
Four ways you can structure your Chronic Care Management program both to benefit patients and to meet Medicare’s requirements for submission.
Emphasizing these three best practices during each interaction will help you build trust, encourage participation, and promote compliance.
When entrusting someone with the ongoing care of your patients, you need to know that person has the necessary experience and qualifications.
When you outsource, you receive the benefits of a profitable Chronic Care Management program without the burden of responsibility.