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Initial psychiatric collaborative care management, first 70 minutes in the first calendar month of behavioral health care manager activities, in consultation with a psychiatric consultant, and directed by the treating physician or other qualified health care professional, with the following required elements: outreach to and engagement in treatment of a patient directed by the treating physician or other qualified health care professional; initial assessment of the patient, including administration of validated rating scales, with the development of an individualized treatment plan; review by the psychiatric consultant with modifications of the plan if recommended; entering patient in a registry and tracking patient follow-up and progress using the registry, with appropriate documentation, and participation in weekly caseload consultation with the psychiatric consultant; and provision of brief interventions using evidence-based techniques such as behavioral activation, motivational int

  • 2018 Status Change: Discontinue procedure or modifier code
  • Effective Date: 2017-01-01
  • Termination Date: 2017-12-31
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Specialist - other

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

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