Incorrect Use of HCPCS Code A9279 - Correct Coding - Revised


The Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) have recently been made aware of the inappropriate use of HCPCS code A9279 (MONITORING FEATURE/DEVICE, STAND-ALONE OR INTEGRATED, ANY TYPE, INCLUDES ALL ACCESSORIES, COMPONENTS AND ELECTRONICS, NOT OTHERWISE CLASSIFIED). Code A9279 is for the feature/device only, whether incorporated into a piece of DME or as a stand-alone device.

Read the complete advisory article, Incorrect Use of HCPCS Code A9279 – Correct Coding – Revised.



Last Updated: 07/07/2021