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What is Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 99453?

CPT® Code 99453 is a one-time reimbursement code related to set up. It covers the time spent on patient education about their device and RPM.

CPT® Code 99453 is a one-time reimbursement code related to set up. It covers the time spent on patient education about their device and RPM.  

99453 can only be billed once per episode of care, regardless of the number of devices used or number of providers caring for the patient.  It also requires that the patient take 16 days of readings within 30 days.