Reimbursement for asthma education in Idaho
Submitted by mary.curtis on 30 August 2012 - 4:35pm
I am starting to see patients for Asthma education and am unable to find any CPT codes that apply to reimbursment for this in the outpatient setting. Has anyone seen any?
4 September 2012 - 9:33am
Below are some potential
Below are some potential codes for asthma education- you would need to check with your insurance carriers to determine which ones they cover.
· 98960 - Education and training for patient self-management by a qualified, non-physician health care professional using a standardized curriculum, face-to-face with the patient (could include caregiver/family) each 30 minutes; individual patient
· 98961 - Two to four patients; each 30 minutes
· 98962 - Five to eight patients; each 30 minutes.
S9441 - ASTHMA EDUCATION, NON-PHYSICIAN PROVIDER, PER SESSION