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Table 5 Potential return on investment (ROI) based on pharmacy billable services

From: Evaluation of a clinical pharmacist team-based telehealth intervention in a rural clinic setting: a pilot study of feasibility, organizational perceptions, and return on investment

Time spent/consultation (minutes) Chronic Care Management code Reimbursement* No. of billable events Potential revenue
20 99490 $43 14 $602
60 99497 $94 12 $1128
90 99487 + 99489 $141 16 $2256
    Reimbursement $3986
    Cost of service $2846
    Potential net profit $1140
    ROI 1.4:1
  1. *Reimbursement amounts based on Iowa Medicare billing in 2017