Improper DME Billing is on OIG 2018 Work Plan | Billing Off-the-shelf Orthotic Devices L0648, L0650, L1833 part of OIG 2018 Work Plan
Feb12

Improper DME Billing is on OIG 2018 Work Plan | Billing Off-the-shelf Orthotic Devices L0648, L0650, L1833 part of OIG 2018 Work Plan

Billing Off-the-shelf Orthotic Devices L0648, L0650, L1833 part of OIG 2018 Work Plan According to OIG’s report, since 2014 DME claims for three OTS – Off the shelf orthotic devices have increase by 97 percent and the allowed charges have grown by significantly 116 percent, reaching a whopping $349 million alone in 2016. On January 16, 2018, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General or the OIG...

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List of Medical Modifiers for Durable Medical Equipment DME Billing Services | Modifiers
Jul28

List of Medical Modifiers for Durable Medical Equipment DME Billing Services | Modifiers

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”]searched terms: List of Medical Modifiers for Durable Medical Equipment DME Billing Services Keypoints: Make sure you have identified medical necessity for a DME Durable Equipment Item Make sure you have documented the necessity Make sure you have a delivery receipt...

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DME Durable Medical Equipment Billing Coding Modifier RR, KH, KJ, KI – Rental DME Modifier
Jul27

DME Durable Medical Equipment Billing Coding Modifier RR, KH, KJ, KI – Rental DME Modifier

These modifiers are used for DME Durable Medical Equipment Services Billing: RR – DME Item – RENTAL  Secondary Modifiers: KH, KI, KJ KH — DME Item, FIRST MONTH RENTAL. KI — DME Item, SECOND OR THIRD MONTH RENTAL KJ — DME Item, RENTAL, MONTHS FOUR TO FIFTEEN Always check with your payers, every payer has a different way of billing the DME using these modifiers. Kindly see below DME billing HCFA 1500...

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DME Modifiers use for DME Durable Equipment Billing | How to Bill for DME
Mar06

DME Modifiers use for DME Durable Equipment Billing | How to Bill for DME

DME Modifiers use for DME Durable Equipment Billing MODIFIER BP – The beneficiary has been informed of the purchase and rental options and has elected to purchase the item MODIFIER BU The beneficiary has been informed of the purchase and rental options and after 30 days has not informed the supplier of his/her decision MODIFIER KH – DMEPOS item, initial claim, purchase or first month rental MODIFIER KI – DMEPOS item,...

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Medical Billing DME | DMEPOS EXEMPTIONS for Accreditation and Surety | For Physicians, Non-Physicians, Physical Therapist and Occupational Therapists
Aug20

Medical Billing DME | DMEPOS EXEMPTIONS for Accreditation and Surety | For Physicians, Non-Physicians, Physical Therapist and Occupational Therapists

Medical Billing DME I publish this article on my blog because many had been asking me for an answer – “Who are exempted from the DMEPOS from accreditation and/or surety bond?” for medical billing DME This article will focus only on Physicians/Non-Physician Practitioners and PT/OT Services Providers: According to the current guideline, the following are exempted: 1. Physicians 2. Physician Assistants 3. CRNA 4....

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