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G9485

Remote in-home visit for the evaluation and management of a new patient for use only in the medicare-approved comprehensive care for joint replacement model, which requires these 3 key components: a comprehensive history; a comprehensive examination; medical decision making of high complexity, furnished in real time using interactive audio and video technology. counseling and coordination of care with other physicians, other qualified health care professionals or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the needs of the patient or the family or both. usually, the presenting problem(s) are of moderate to high severity. typically, 60 minutes are spent with the patient or family or both via real time, audio and video intercommunications technology

  • 2017 Status Change: Add procedure or modifier code
  • Effective Date: 2016-04-01
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Undefined codes

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

G9484       G9486