Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Dressing Modifiers A8, A5,A4 , A1 & A7

DME MAC Jurisdiction C Modifier

A8 -- DRESSING FOR EIGHT WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003)Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 (see Coding Guidelines) are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.


A5 -- DRESSING FOR FIVE WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003) Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 (see Coding Guidelines) are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.


A4 -- DRESSING FOR FOUR WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003) Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 (see Coding Guidelines) are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.


A9 -- DRESSING FOR NINE OR MORE WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003) Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 (see Coding Guidelines) are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.


A1 -- DRESSING FOR ONE WOUND. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003) Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 (see Coding Guidelines) are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.


A7 -- DRESSING FOR SEVEN WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003) Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.

A6 -- DRESSING FOR SIX WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003)Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 (see Coding Guidelines) are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.



A3 -- DRESSING FOR THREE WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003)Surgical dressing codes billed without modifiers A1-A9 (see Coding Guidelines) are noncovered under the Surgical Dressings benefit. Certain dressings may be covered under other benefits.


A2 -- DRESSING FOR TWO WOUNDS. (EFFECTIVE DATE 1/1/2003)

1 comment:

  1. if you have to rebill an item that should have been 60 pc and was billed 30 instead how do you do it

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