PYA Managing Principal of Compliance Services Lori Foley is quoted in the February issue of Medical Economics in an article that updates physicians on four new CPT codes for principal care management (PCM). The article “New Principal Care Management Codes: What Physicians Need to Know,” outlines new code requirements, as well as provides advice for billing and properly recording care for patients under PCM.
“Many practices are already doing this work to take care of these patients,” says Lori Foley, CHC, CMA, principal of compliance advisory services at PYA, P.C., a professional services firm specializing in health care consulting and certified public accounting. “They just need to capture the right information so they can bill for it compliantly.” That information includes details such as disease-specific care plans, adjustments in medication regimens, ongoing communication with specialists and more.
Read the full article here.
You can also find more information on PCM in PYA’s white paper “Providing and Billing Medicare for Chronic Care Management and Related Services.”
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