What Are Some Examples Of Chronic Conditions That Are Eligible For CCM and Will CCM Reduce Patient Visits

What Are Some Examples Of Chronic Conditions That Are Eligible For CCM and Will CCM Reduce Patient Visits

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Systems (CMS) established CPT 99490 to help facilitate better health and care for individuals that have two or more chronic conditions expected to last at least 12 months, or until the death of the patient. These chronic conditions place the patient at significant risk of death, acute exacerbation / decompensation or functional decline. For a patient to be eligible for Chronic Care Management, they must have at least two of these symptoms.  Illnesses that are eligible for Chronic Care Management include, but are not limited to: Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, Arthritis (osteoarthritis and rheumatoid),...

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How Does Chronic Care Staffing’s Chronic Care Management Program Benefit My Patients and My Practice

How Does Chronic Care Staffing’s Chronic Care Management Program Benefit My Patients and My Practice

Chronic Care Staffing’s CCM Program will benefit both your patients and your practice. The Chronic Care Management Program is only available to patients that have met eligibility requirements as set by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as having multiple (two or more) chronic conditions expected to last at least 12 months, or until the death of the patient and that these chronic conditions place the patient at significant risk of death, acute exacerbation / decompensation, or functional decline. Furthermore, a comprehensive care plan must be established, implemented, revised, or monitored.  Patients that are eligible for this program can...

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