Your Inquiries Addressed: Remote Therapeutic Monitoring (Part 1)
July 27, 2023
The CPT codes for RTM represent new opportunities for physical therapists enabling them to be reimbursed for providing additional care to Medicare patients. This development presents a notable opportunity for providers to increase their revenue streams, potentially generating over $160 per patient per episode of care. This also raises a number of questions about how RTM works and how to bill for it. In this blog post, we will address some of the most frequently asked questions related to RTM, offering insights and guidance to help you navigate these new billing codes and workstreams.
As the field of healthcare continues to embrace technological advancements, Remote Therapeutic Monitoring (RTM) presents significant opportunities for physical therapists to expand their care and increase revenue streams. By understanding the intricacies of RTM, including the new CPT codes, implementation strategies, and billing procedures, therapists can navigate this evolving landscape with confidence. Stay tuned for Part 2 of this blog series, where we will address additional questions related to RTM and provide further insights to support your practice.