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99391 CPT Code Description 2023

CPT 99391 code is utilized to perform regular comprehensive preventive medicine reevaluation and management of infants younger than 1-year-old. 

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Documentation requirements for CPT code 99391

Healthcare providers must document the following:

  • Patient’s age and gender
  • Date of the visit
  • Specific services provided
  • Patient’s medical history
  • Physical examination findings
  • Counseling/anticipatory guidance/risk factor reduction interventions
  • Laboratory/diagnostic procedures ordered

How many times can you bill 99391 in a year?

No limits, but it is mostly used once a year.

How often should infants have well-baby visits?

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that infants have well-baby visits at 2 weeks old, 4 weeks old, 6 weeks old, 9 weeks old, 4 months old, 6 months old, 9 months old, 12 months old, 15 months old, 18 months old, 24 months old, and 30 months old.

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