Advance Care Planning Evaluation and Management Services CPT® Code range 99497- 99498

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Evaluation and Management Services 99497-99498 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 99497- 99498
Advance Care Planning Evaluation and Management Services
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November 14, 2022
The 2023 CPT errata and technical corrections released by the American Medical Association AMA go into effect Jan. 1 2023. Make sure to mark these upcoming changes in your CPT code book to stay on top... [ Read More ]
November 07, 2022
The conversion factor is down but certain public health emergency flexibilities will continue. The 2023 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule MPFS and Quality Payment Program final rule released Nov. 1 allo... [ Read More ]
November 04, 2022
Auditors across the country learn what it will take to protect provider reimbursement from payer recoupment. Today concluded AAPCs second annual boutique conference that caters to the medical auditing... [ Read More ]
November 01, 2022
Industry experts explain the intricacies of the 2021 EM guidelines. During the Evaluation and Management EM Panel general session at AAPC8217s HEALTHCON in March an expert panel made up of a physician... [ Read More ]
November 01, 2022
Your words will carry more weight when you approach doctors in a thoughtful respectful way. In the coding and auditing world the provider is in the drivers seat. Generally the provider documents the s... [ Read More ]
99498 shouldn't be used without first using 99497. 99497 is for the first 30 minutes, 99498 is each additional 30 minutes.... [ Read More ]
Based on NCCI guidelines, modifier 25 would be appended to CPT 99497 when reported with 99223 when appropriate. For this NCCI edit pair, CPT 99223 is the column 1 code and 99497 is the column 2 code.... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="lvatauchi, post: 506973, member: 489996"] Hello, everybody. I coded as below for pt. who has BCBS State Health Plan , secondary is Medicare and 99497-33 got denied by both insurance. Did I mis... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="nlbarnes, post: 506536, member: 53490"] Can you bill 99497/99498 in the inpatient setting (99221 - 99233 or 99291/99292)? [/QUOTE] [ATTACH type="full"]5688[/ATTACH] [ATTACH type="full"]5689[/... [ Read More ]
Can you bill 99497/99498 in the inpatient setting (99221 - 99233 or 99291/99292)?... [ Read More ]
If you’re seeing a high number of denials for Medicare annual wellness visits (AWVs), you’re not alone. Identifying whether to code for an Initial Preventive Physical Exam (IPPE, or the “Welcome... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="marandee, post: 498068, member: 94190"] [LIST] [*]CMS has also included [B]CPT codes 99354-99355/99356-99357 [/B]Prolonged Services for Office/Inpatient and [B]CPT codes 99497-99498 [/B]Advan... [ Read More ]
[LIST] [*]CMS has also included [B]CPT codes 99354-99355/99356-99357 [/B]Prolonged Services for Office/Inpatient and [B]CPT codes 99497-99498 [/B]Advance Care Planning as being eligible for “audio-o... [ Read More ]
Do Advance Care Planning CPT codes 99497 and 99498 only pertain to counseling and discussion regarding Advance Directives, or does counseling and discussion regarding Goals of Care count?... [ Read More ]
anyone has more information on these new codes and when they would be applicable? Thanks in advance... [ Read More ]