1. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  2. General RPM Industry Questions

What are the requirements for RPM?

To qualify for RPM, patients must consent and use an FDA-defined medical device to capture and transmit data. Clinical staff must conduct the monitoring.

The following are requirements RPM for enrollment:

  • The patient must consent to participate (verbal or written).
  • The devices must be defined as medical devices by the FDA and ordered by a qualified medical professional.
  • Data captured by the devices must be wirelessly synced.
  • Monitoring must be performed by a physician, a qualified healthcare professional, or clinical staff (licensed nurses/medical assistants), subject to state law. 

To bill for RPM CPT® Codes, additional requirements must be met, such as patients taking readings for at least 16 out of 30 days.