Effective January 1, 2020
Physical and Occupational therapy when providing an initial evaluation you cannot provide therapeutic activities (code 97530 ) and therapeutic procedures, group, 2 or more individuals (code 97150) during the same visit.
When providing manual therapy (code 97140) you must include a 59 modifier. The modifier that’s used to indicate that a code represents a service that is separate and distinct from another service to which it is paired.
You can see all the CCI edits HERE.