Telemedicine should be more than a video call. Currently available telemedicine tools do not have examination capabilities. Steth IO® Spot's unique form factor is ideal for home use, making it an effective telemedicine platform. Steth IO® allows remote patient examination and monitoring, introducing true telemedicine for patients at home. Patient examination also provides valuable information that can impact clinical decision making, and improves patient experience and satisfaction
Expanding your practice beyond your office walls will allow you to establish a hybrid practice and increase your efficiency at providing patient care.
Insurance reimbursements available starting January 2019
Total $126.61 monthly recurring CMS reimbursement*
CPT 99453: $19.46 for setup and education
CPT 99454: $64.15 for device (recurring monthly, at least once a month
CPT 99457: $58.38 for collection, interpretation of data and treatment
CPT 99458: $43.00 for remote physiologic monitoring services that exceeds 20
Services performed by clinical staff/MD/qualified healthcare professionals
Communicate with your patients or caregivers within 48 hour of discharge
Communicate with ancillary healthcare services
Provide clinical assessment and increase treatment adherence
Review medications and discharge information
Interact with other clinicians
Documentation for appropriate reimbursement
Applicable Reimbursement Codes
CPT 99495 ($105-$211) – Covers communication with the patient or caregivers within 48 hours of discharge and prepare the patient for a moderate complexity 14 day face-to-face visit (work RVU 2.11).
CPT 99496 ($153-$299) – Covers communication with the patient or caregivers within 48 hours of discharge and prepare the patient for a high complexity 7 day face-to-face visit (work RVU 3.05).
Clinical trials have become increasingly complex and global. Of the ~132,000 participants in pivotal clinical trials in 2015, 31% are from the Unites States and 69% are from outside the United States. Following a large number of participants and to obtain accurate clinical data is both difficult and expensive.
Steth IO's remote examination and effective documentation makes clinical trial followup visits cost effective and efficient
Patient convenience from our digital health technology improves enrollment and participation. Patient can be recruited remotely, provide digital consent and monitored with electronic data capture at the source including medication treatment adherence.
Steth IO Health can provide an all-in-one, secure, integrated tool, and our platform is customizable to deploy forms specific for each clinical trial.
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