Peach State Health Plan will provide reimbursement for tobacco cessation therapy services CPT 99406 and CPT 99407. Tobacco cessation therapy services may be billed in conjunction with the appropriate evaluation and management office visit code when medically necessary.
CPT 99406 Smoking and tobacco use cessation counseling visit; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes.
CPT 99407 Smoking and tobacco use cessation counseling visit; intensive, greater than 10 minutes.
For additional information regarding tobacco cessation support services, please contact the Georgia Tobacco Quit Line at 1-877-270-STOP or visit www.livehealthygeorgia.org. Also view the Billing Reminder flyer.
More information on smoking cessation codes can be found at http://www.aafp.org/patient-care/public-health/tobacco-nicotine/coding-reference.html.