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Z diagnosis codes are in

June 26, 2017Liz Beaulieu, Editor

The DME MACs have agreed to add several ICD-10 Z diagnosis codes to applicable sections of the Wheelchair Seating LCD.That means complex rehab providers can submit claims with either S or Z diagnosis codes for positioning cushions for lower extremity amputations.“This has been an oversight in policy since the policy was written,” said Martin Szmal, owner/president of The Mobility Consultants, who submitted a change request to the DME MACs in May. “This opens the door for providers...

Wheelchair Seating LCD, Z diagnosis codes

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