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What is Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM)?
Remote patient monitoring (RPM) uses digital technologies to collect medical and other forms of health data from individuals in one location and electronically transmit that information securely to health care providers in a different location for assessment and recommendations.
How much do payors like Medicare reimburse for CPT codes associated with RPM?
99453 - $19.77 (one-time)
Remote monitoring of physiologic parameter(s) (e.g. weight, blood pressure, pulse oximetry, respiratory flow rate), initial set-up and patient education on use of equipment.
99454 - $57.99 (monthly)
Device(s) supply with daily recording(s) or programmed alert(s) transmission, each 30 days.
99457 - $51.63 (monthly)
Remote physiologic monitoring treatment management services, clinical staff / physician / other qualified healthcare professional time in a calendar month requiring interactive communication with the patient / caregiver during the month; first 20 minutes.
99458 - $41.90 (monthly)
Each additional 20 minutes (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure)
Which providers are eligible to participate?
Qualified healthcare providers are Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician’s Assistants with a valid NPI (National Provider Identifier) who bill Medicare may participate. Many commercial plans cover RPM for in-network providers. Contact your payors to see if RPM is covered.
Which patients are eligible to participate?
The beneficiaries of Medicare or similar payors who have at least one chronic condition are eligible to participate and actively monitor.
How much work is required by my staff to partner with Verustat for RPM services?
Verustat offers care coordinators to help with onboarding patients and clinical reviews so there is no additional burden on your staff.
What disease states are most commonly monitored with RPM?
RPM can help manage all of your patients with conditions such as hypertension, obesity, stroke, coronary artery disease, COPD, diabetes, and many others.
How can I get started with RPM?
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