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Office the most popular POS for CCM; watch for claims filed from other locations

Effective Jun 18, 2020
Published Jun 22, 2020
Last Reviewed Jun 18, 2020
The primary chronic care management (CCM) code 99490 and the complex CCM codes (99487, 99489) requiring extended time and elevated medical decision-making have been rising in utilization in recent years. Between 2017 and 2018, use of these codes rose 23%, 78% and 285%, respectively, according to the latest available Medicare claims data.

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