Transitional care management (TCM) ensures the safe handoff of patients from one care setting to another, such as from hospital to home. The CPT codes for TCM require one face-to-face visit, certain non-face-to-face services, and medication reconciliation and management during the 30-day service period.
Code 99495 has the following requirements:
Code 99496 has the following requirements:
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