An Ounce of Prevention
If you've come to read this blog post, you're presumably looking for the rules you should be following to perform proper chronic care management (CCM) billing and coding. That's good. While the federal government has been increasingly supportive of care management programs, they are also more closely scrutinizing CCM reimbursement by auditing instances and causes of overpayment associated with incorrect billing of the service.
Even before COVID-19 quarantined us to our homes, the concept of telehealth was quietly gaining the traction and attention it rightfully deserves. Then the pandemic hit and suddenly it seemed like telehealth was everywhere. One form of telehealth that has emerged as a service valued by patients and doctors is remote patient monitoring, sometimes referred to as "RPM."