99241 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Guidelines & Reimbursement

99241 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Guidelines & Reimbursement

You can report CPT 99241 for consultation services provided at the request of another health provider. The three components described by the official description need to be met to bill this code appropriately. The key components are an addition to the procedure’s medical necessity. 1. Description CPT code 99241 is defined by the book of CPT as…

CPT Code 99255 | Description, Procedure & Billing Guidelines

CPT Code 99255 | Description, Procedure & Billing Guidelines

CPT 99255 can be billed for consultation services at the request of another provider. This code can only be reported for inpatient consultation if the three components are met. 1. Description CPT Code 99255 is described by the CPT manual as follows: “Inpatient consultation for a new or established patient, requiring three key components: Medical decision-making…

CPT Code 99252 | Description, Procedure & Billing Guidelines

CPT Code 99252 | Description, Procedure & Billing Guidelines

CPT 99252 can be billed for inpatient consultation services provided at another provider’s request. Three key components must be met and are an addition to the medical necessity. 1. Description CPT Code 99252 is defined by the CPT manual as follows: “Inpatient consultation for a new or established patient, which requires these three key components: Straightforward…

99499 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Guidelines & Reimbursement

99499 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Guidelines & Reimbursement

CPT code 99499 may be billed for Evaluation & Management services that are not defined by another CPT code. Below you can find the official description of CPT 99499, the procedure, reimbursement, and billing guidelines.  1. Description CPT 99499 is officially described by the CPT manual as follows: “Unlisted evaluation and management service.” 2. Procedure The…

99406 CPT Code | Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

99406 CPT Code | Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

The 99406 CPT code can be used for the diagnosis of drug consumption by a patient and treatment to change the patient’s behavior. In addition, CPT code 99406 may be billed for treating smoke-addicted patients. Medicare covers both outpatient and inpatient tobacco cessation counseling. Medicare covers two attempts to quit smoking each year. Inpatients are…