Illinois

Last Checked Date7/20/207/20/207/20/20
CPT Codes99201-99215G201299441-99443
Communication TypeVideo requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not required
Type of ServiceOffice or other outpatient visitsTelephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)Telephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)
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Additional NotesFollows CMS guidelineFollows CMS guidelineFollows CMS guideline
Cost sharing for TelemedicineWaivedWaivedWaived
Policy Termination Date12/31/202012/31/202012/31/2020
Policy Link/Update LinkClick HereClick HereClick Here
Additional Policy(PDF)
Last Checked Date7/20/207/20/207/20/20
CPT Codes99213 to 9921590832 to 9083899441 to 99443
Communication TypeVideo requiredVideo requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not required
Type of ServiceOffice or other outpatient visitsPsychotherapy E/MTelephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)
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Additional Notes“Cost sharing : waived only for fully insured members Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is continuing its expanded telehealth benefits program through Dec. 31, 2020, and waiving member cost-sharing through June 30, 2020. For some of Plans they waived only for Covid 19 related and some plans Cost share will applied”“Cost sharing : waived only for fully insured members Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is continuing its expanded telehealth benefits program through Dec. 31, 2020, and waiving member cost-sharing through June 30, 2020. For some of Plans they waived only for Covid 19 related and some plans Cost share will applied”“Cost sharing: waived only for fully insured members
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is continuing its expanded telehealth benefits program through Dec. 31, 2020, and waiving member cost-sharing through June 30, 2020. For some of Plans they waived only for Covid 19 related and some plans Cost share will applied”
Cost sharing for TelemedicineWaived (See additional notes)Waived (See additional notes)Waived (See additional notes)
Policy Termination Date12/31/202012/31/202012/31/2020
Policy Link/Update LinkClick HereClick HereClick Here
Additional Policy(PDF)Click Here
Last Checked Date7/20/207/20/20
CPT Codes99201-99215G2012
Communication TypeVideo requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not required
Type of ServiceOffice or other outpatient visitsTelephonic Encounter (Virtual check-in)
POS1111
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Additional NotesCost sharing waived upto 12/31/20/20Cost sharing waived upto 12/31/20/20
Cost sharing for TelemedicineWaivedWaived
Policy Termination Date12/31/202012/31/2020
Policy Link/Update LinkClick HereClick Here
Additional Policy(PDF)
Last Checked Date7/20/207/20/20
CPT Codes99201-9921599441-99443
Communication TypeVideo requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not required
Type of ServiceOffice or other outpatient visitsTelephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)
POSDoes not specifyDoes not specify
ModifierDoes not specifyDoes not specify
Additional Notes
Cost sharing for TelemedicineWaived for Covid onlyWaived for Covid only
Policy Termination Date03/01/2020- Until further notice03/01/2020- Until further notice
Policy Link/Update LinkClick HereClick Here
Additional Policy(PDF)
Last Checked Date7/20/207/20/207/20/20
CPT Codes99201-9921599441-99443G2012
Communication TypeVideo requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not required
Type of ServiceOffice or other outpatient visitsTelephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)Telephonic Encounter (Virtual check-in)
POS111111
Modifier95BlankBlank
Additional Notes
Cost sharing for TelemedicineWaived for Covid OnlyWaived for Covid onlyWaived for Covid only
Policy Termination DateInformation not available on the portalInformation not available on the portalInformation not available on the portal
Policy Link/Update LinkClick HereClick HereClick Here
Additional Policy(PDF)Click HereClick HereClick Here
Last Checked Date7/20/207/20/207/20/20
CPT Codes99201-9921599441-99443G2012
Communication TypeVideo requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not required
Type of ServiceOffice or other outpatient visitsTelephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)Telephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)
POS111111
Modifier95BlankBlank
Additional Notes
Cost sharing for TelemedicineWaived for Covid onlyWaived for Covid onlyWaived for Covid only
Policy Termination DateInformation not available on the portalInformation not available on the portalInformation not available on the portal
Policy Link/Update LinkClick HereClick HereClick Here
Additional Policy(PDF)Click HereClick HereClick Here
Last Checked Date7/20/207/20/20
CPT Codes99201-9921599441-99443
Communication TypeVideo requiredTelephone call allowed- Video not required
Type of ServiceOffice or other outpatient visitsTelephonic encounter (Virtual check-in)
POS1111
Modifier95Blank
Additional Notes
Cost sharing for TelemedicineWaivedWaived
Policy Termination Date03/01/2020- Until further notice03/01/2020- Until further notice
Policy Link/Update LinkClick HereClick Here
Additional Policy(PDF)

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