ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
CPT: Care plan oversight codes
This year's changes include opportunities to get paid for some services that were previously not billable.
Incident-to rules and advance care planning top the list of changes.
Changes this year include revisions to transitional care management codes and new interprofessional consultation codes.
The first step to improving your bottom line is to make sure you bill for the services you are already providing.
The conversation may not be easy, but your patients will be grateful.
This article will describe how to bill for and document care plan oversight, balancing it as a billing opportunity and a compliance risk. It will include a form for documenting CPO.
Changes in critical care, care plan oversight, lab services and vaccines are most likely to affect family physicians.
Oct 1998 Issue
Care Plan Oversight: New Codes, Same Old Medicare Policy [Medicare Update]
This article explains the Medicare regulations related to reimbursement for care plan oversight.