The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review billing instructions for Advance Care Planning, including CPT code 99497, to evaluate Advance Care Planning (ACP) claims. Contractors shall review policy as it is implemented through the annual Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) update.
Subject: Billing for Advance Care Planning (ACP) Claims
Release Date: March 17, 2017
Effective Date: January 1, 2016
Implementation Date: June 19, 2017
Special Notes: N/A