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Correction of Erroneously Denied Tracheostomy Care Kit Claims

August 26, 2016

A claims processing issue causing claims to erroneously deny for HCPCS code A4629 (tracheostomy care kit for established tracheostomy) when billed with UPN HIH660276021 has been corrected.

Providers should continue to bill their claims effective August 11, 2016.

Affected claims will be reprocessed via an Erroneous Payment Correction (EPC) for dates of service on or after January 1, 2016. No action is required of providers.