CPT Codes For Subsequent Nursing Facility Care

CPT 99307

CPT code 99307 is used for subsequent nursing facility care, per day.

This code is used for the evaluation and management of a patient, requiring a medically appropriate history and/or examination and straightforward medical decision making.

To select this code, the total time on the date of the encounter must be 10 minutes or more.

CPT 99308

CPT code 99308 is used for subsequent nursing facility care, per day, for the evaluation and management of a patient.

This code requires a medically appropriate history and/or examination and low level of medical decision making.

To select this code, the total time on the date of the encounter must be 15 minutes or more.

CPT 99309

CPT code 99309 is used for subsequent nursing facility care, per day, for the evaluation and management of a patient.

This code requires a medically appropriate history and/or examination and moderate level of medical decision making.

To select this code, the total time on the date of the encounter must be at least 30 minutes.

CPT 99310

CPT code 99310 is used for subsequent nursing facility care, per day, for the evaluation and management of a patient.

This code requires a medically appropriate history and/or examination and a high level of medical decision making.

To select this code, the total time on the date of the encounter must be 45 minutes or more.

For services that are 60 minutes or longer, code 99418 should be used instead.

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