Respiratory

Respiratory Question for the Week of June 3, 2019

Respiratory Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

What codes are available for smoking cessation?

Answer:

CPT® codes 99406 and 99407 are the only codes available to bill for smoking cessation counseling.

99406 Smoking and tobacco-use cessation counseling visit; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes
99407 Smoking and tobacco-use cessation counseling visit; intensive, greater than 10 Minutes

This question was answered in our annual Respiratory Therapy Reimbursement & Compliance Update webcast. For more hot topics relating to respiratory therapy services, please visit our store or call us at 1.800.252.1578, ext. 2.