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The mdpp beneficiary achieved at least 5% weight loss (wl) from his/her baseline weight in months 1-12 of the mdpp services period under the mdpp expanded model (em). this is a one-time payment available when a beneficiary first achieves at least 5% weight loss from baseline as measured by an in-person weight measurement at a core session or core maintenance session

  • 2019 Status Change: Add procedure or modifier code
  • Effective Date: 2018-04-01
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Other - Medicare fee schedule

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

G9879       G9881