November 20, 2014 |Vol. 11, No. 20

Medicare telehealth benefit adds three psychotherapy codes for 2015

Three services provided by psychologists — psychoanalysis (90845), family psychotherapy without patient present (90846) and family psychotherapy (conjoint therapy) with patient present (90847) — are newly eligible as of Jan. 1, 2015, for Medicare reimbursement under the telehealth benefit.