CMT Fees in 2019

November 26th, 2018 - Wyn Staheli, Director of Research
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CMT Fees in 2019

Posted on November 26, 2018 at 09:08:47 pm

There were some very minor reductions to the RVUs for CMT codes 90840-90843. The practice expense (PE) RVUs for codes 98940, 98942, and 98943 were reduced by .01. So using the final 2019 PFS conversion factor of $36.04, which is slightly higher than the 2018 PFS conversion factor of $35.99, the national, unadjusted Medicare allowed fees for 2019 will be:

Code

2019 Fee

2018 Fee

Difference

98940

28.83

29.16

- 0.33

98941

41.81

41.76

+ 0.05

98942

54.06

54.36

-0.30

98943

27.75

28.08

-0.33

Other payers who use the same RVUs could also have minor fee reductions for 2019. Now is the time to prepare for the upcoming year. Be sure you:

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