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  • Evaluate Advanced Care Planning Claims
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    Lacy Gaskins

Evaluate Advanced Care Planning Claims

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.

Full Transmittal: https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/2017Downloads/R3739CP.pdf

Subject: Billing for Advance Care Planning (ACP) Claims

Number: 3739

Title: 10000

Release Date: March 17, 2017

Effective Date: January 1, 2016

Implementation Date: June 19, 2017

Special Notes: N/A

 

 

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    Lacy Gaskins

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