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Remove Frequency Limits for Select Intrauterine Devices and Contraceptive Implant

November 7, 2019

Effective retroactively for dates of service on or after January 1, 2016, the frequency limit of HCPCS code J7307 (etonogestrel [contraceptive] implant system, including implant and supplies) is removed. Effective retroactively for dates of service on or after October 1, 2016, the frequency limits of HCPCS codes J7297 (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine contraceptive system, [liletta], 52 mg) and J7298 (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine contraceptive system, [mirena], 52 mg) are removed.

No action is required of providers. An Erroneous Payment Correction (EPC) will be implemented to reprocess affected claims.