CPT Code 97530

Data Updated for Q4 2018

CPT Code: 97530

Description: Therapeutic activities, direct (one-on-one) patient contact (use of dynamic activities to improve functional performance), each 15 minutes

Status Code

A
Active Code. These codes are paid separately under the physician fee schedule, if covered. There will be RVUs for codes with this status. The presence of an “A” indicator does not mean that Medicare has made a nation


Global Days

XXX
The global concept does not apply to the code.


Medicare RUVs and Fees

Work RVU – 0.44
Malpractice RVU – 0.02
Facility RVU – 0.69
Non-Facility RVU – 0.69
Facility Total RVU – 1.15
Non-Facility Total RVU – 1.15

Medicare National Facility Total Payment – $41.4
Medicare National Non-Facility Total Payment – $41.4


Bundling Information

Includes

0213T, 0216T, 0228T, 0229T, 0230T, 0231T, 36591, 36592, 62310, 62311, 62318, 62319, 62320, 62321, 62322, 62323, 62324, 62325, 62326, 62327, 64400, 64402, 64405, 64408, 64410, 64412, 64413, 64415, 64416, 64417, 64418, 64420, 64421, 64425, 64430, 64435, 64445, 64446, 64447, 64448, 64449, 64450, 64461, 64463, 64470, 64472, 64475, 64476, 64479, 64480, 64483, 64484, 64486, 64487, 64488, 64489, 64490, 64493, 64505, 64508, 64510, 64517, 64520, 64530, 95831, 95832, 95833, 95834, 95851, 95852, 97002, 97004, 97018, 97026, 97112, 97113, 97116, 97116, 97127, 97164, 97168, 97532, 97533, 97535, 97537, 97542, 97750, 97755, 99186, 99201, 99202, 99203, 99204, 99205, 99211, 99212, 99213, 99214, 99215, 99221, 99222, 99223, 99231, 99232, 99233, 99234, 99235, 99236, 99238, 99239, 99241, 99242, 99243, 99244, 99245, 99251, 99252, 99253, 99254, 99255, 99261, 99262, 99263, 99271, 99272, 99273, 99274, 99275, 99291, 99292, 99301, 99302, 99303, 99311, 99312, 99313, 99321, 99322, 99323, 99331, 99332, 99333, 99341, 99342, 99343, 99344, 99345, 99347, 99348, 99349, 99350, 99354, 99355, 99356, 99357, G0515


Included In

0029T, 90911, 92507, 92508, 92526, 93668, 93797, 93798, 95831, 95851, 95992, 97004, 97755, G0129, G0151, G0152, G0157, G0158, G0159, G0160, G0177, G0237, G0238, G0239, G0422, G0423, G0424, M0005, M0006, M0007, M0008


Mutually Exclusive

97140, 97150


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Related CPT Codes

CPT Code Description
97530 Therapeutic activities, direct (one-on-one) patient contact (use of dynamic activities to improve functional performance), each 15 minutes
97530 Therapeutic activities, direct (one-on-one) patient contact (use of dynamic activities to improve functional performance), each 15 minutes
97533 Sensory integrative techniques to enhance sensory processing and promote adaptive responses to environmental demands, direct (one-on-one) patient contact, each 15 minutes
97535 Self-care/home management training (eg, activities of daily living (ADL) and compensatory training, meal preparation, safety procedures, and instructions in use of assistive technology devices/adaptive equipment) direct one-on-one contact, each 15 minutes
97537 Community/work reintegration training (eg, shopping, transportation, money management, avocational activities and/or work environment/modification analysis, work task analysis, use of assistive technology device/adaptive equipment), direct one-on-one contact, each 15 minutes
97542 Wheelchair management (eg, assessment, fitting, training), each 15 minutes
97545 Work hardening/conditioning; initial 2 hours
97546 Work hardening/conditioning; each additional hour (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure)
97597 Debridement (eg, high pressure waterjet with/without suction, sharp selective debridement with scissors, scalpel and forceps), open wound, (eg, fibrin, devitalized epidermis and/or dermis, exudate, debris, biofilm), including topical application(s), wound assessment, use of a whirlpool, when performed and instruction(s) for ongoing care, per session, total wound(s) surface area; first 20 sq cm or less
97598 Debridement (eg, high pressure waterjet with/without suction, sharp selective debridement with scissors, scalpel and forceps), open wound, (eg, fibrin, devitalized epidermis and/or dermis, exudate, debris, biofilm), including topical application(s), wound assessment, use of a whirlpool, when performed and instruction(s) for ongoing care, per session, total wound(s) surface area; each additional 20 sq cm, or part thereof (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure)