What is CPT G0237?

What is CPT G0237?

G0237: Therapeutic procedure to increase strength or endurance of respiratory muscles, face to face, one on one, 15 minutes each (including monitoring). G0238: Therapeutic procedure to improve respiratory function, other than described in G0237, face to face, one on one, 15 minutes each (including monitoring).

How do you qualify for pulmonary rehab?

What are the eligibility requirements?

  1. A person must have moderate-to-very-severe breathing conditions.
  2. A doctor must decide that the rehabilitation is medically necessary and provide a referral to the program.
  3. The program must comply with Medicare’s documentation requirements.

What is CPT code G0424?

Pulmonary rehabilitation
Effective January 1, 2010, MACs will pay medically necessary IHS claims containing Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code G0424 (Pulmonary rehabilitation, including exercise (includes monitoring), one hour, per session, up to two sessions per day) when billing for Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) services.

Can respiratory therapists do telehealth?

We believe respiratory therapists are uniquely qualified to provide telehealth services, given their understanding of respiratory disease states ranging from routine outpatient services to the most acute emergency care.

What is procedure code 94727?

94727 Gas dilution or washout for determination of lung volumes and, when performed, distribution of ventilation and closing volumes. This is for measuring lung volumes, functional residual capacity, and calculated total lung capacity through nitrogen washout or helium dilution (excludes airway resistance).