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    Health Service Code 08.44CV

    Group psychotherapy via telephone or secure videoconference, complex group, where all members of the group are receiving therapy in the session, full 15 minutes or major portion thereof for the first call when only one call is claimed

    1. May only be claimed by a psychiatrist.
    2. May only be claimed for groups where one or more of the members has a significant personality disorder.
    3. May be claimed for virtual group therapy sessions for patients 18 years of age or younger.
    4. The patient's record must include a detailed summary of all services provided including time spent and start and stop times.
    5. Only time spent communicating with the patients can be claimed as part of the service. Time spent on administrative tasks cannot be claimed.
    Category:V Visit
    Base rate:$81.58

    Fee modifiers:

    TypeCode# of callsExplicitActionAmount
    NBPGNBPGYesReduce Base To
    CALLM151 - 32For Each Call Pay Base At100%

    Governing Rules:

    No Governing Rules.