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TCM utilization growth is impressive; denial rate drop even more so

Effective Jan 17, 2019
Published Jan 21, 2019
Last Reviewed Jan 17, 2019

The specialties that are using transitional care management (TCM) codes 99495 and 99496 the most haven’t changed much since the codes were first paid by Medicare in 2013; what has changed is the rate of utilization — and, even more spectacularly, the rate of denial.\

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