Medicare stunned us by creating two prolonged services HCPCS codes for use with Medicare covered preventive medicine services in 2018. They may be used only with Medicare covered preventive services when the typical intraservice time for the preventive service is met, and half of the prolonged care time. CMS then released the intraservice time for each code.
See the cheat sheet including preventive services codes, intraservice time and the threshold time for the two prolonged care codes below. Or download it here.
And read the complete article: Prolonged services codes for Medicare preventive medicine services: G0513, G0514
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