Some statistics were published in the September 2014 edition of PT in Motion. Here are 2 numbers we should think about:
The following two numbers, were taken from the Top 10 procedures in total payments to PTs and other providers of physical medicine and rehabilitation services in 2012:
CPT code: 97035 Ultrasound was provided by 15,065 providers resulting in $29,222,458 in Medicare reimbursement
CPT code: G0283 Electrical Stimulation (unattended) was provided by 18,798 providers resulting in $62,549,781 in Medicare reimbursement
What do you think?