Virtual Shared Medical Appointments
Shared medical appointments bring unique value in patient care by offering a group support element, which is fundamental to its success both in behavior change and improved health outcomes. Learn how to deliver virtual SMAs successfully. Topics covered include how to run these group visits on a virtual platform, the difference between in-person and virtual SMAs, and how to bill for virtual group visits.
- Identify the value of group visits.
- Describe implementation steps and highlight the difference between in-person SMAs and Virtual SMAs.
- Discuss appropriate billing and diagnosis code requirements for successful claims.