Updated Medical Criteria for Respiratory Durable Medical Equipment Codes

April 8, 2022

Effective for dates of service on or after May 1, 2022, the medical criteria for Healthcare Common Procedure Code (HCPCS) E0481 (intrapulmonary percussive ventilators and devices), E0482 (cough stimulating device) and E0483 (high frequency chest wall oscillation system) have been updated.

An updated provider manual section with detailed policy will be released in a future Medi-Cal Update.