Earlier this year, CMS introduced its 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program with several amendments designed to boost RPM and automated care management programs through improved reimbursement.
These changes pave the way for broader use of RPM technologies through a new set of virtual care billing codes. The decision to cover non-face-to-face services further validates the clinical effectiveness of these solutions. Providers should act now to embrace CMS’ landmark decision to expand reimbursement for RPM services.
Our toolkit details these new virtual care codes and what organizations need to do to maximize reimbursement opportunities.