tci E/M Coding Alert - 2019 Issue 4

Coding Quiz Answers: Check Your Answers to Our CCM Coding Quiz

Once you’ve answered the quiz questions, compare your answers with the ones provided below: Answer 1: There are two main differences between 99490 (Chronic care management services, at least 20 minutes of clinical staff time directed by a physician or other qualified health care professional, per calendar month, with the following required elements: multiple (two or more) chronic conditions expected to last at least 12 months, or until the death of the patient; chronic conditions place the patient at significant risk of death, acute exacerbation/decompensation, or functional decline; comprehensive care plan established, implemented, revised, or monitored.) and...

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