Same or Similar Reference Chart Updated

The Same or Similar Reference Chart assists suppliers in understanding same or similar denials. The reference chart has been updated to include Orthotics and Prosthetic items such as Ankle/Foot Orthosis, Knee Orthoses and Therapeutic Shoes in addition to the DME items being currently tracked.

The chart contains the same and similar HCPCS category items when they exist. This chart should be used when inquiring on Same or Similar and Same or Same in the Noridian Medicare Portal (NMP) and the Interactive Voice Response (IVR).

View the complete Same or Similar Reference Chart on the Noridian website.

Last Updated May 18, 2017