Reason Code 13

Code Description
Claim Adjustment Reason Code: 13 The date of death precedes the date of service.

 

Common Reasons for Denial

  • Date of death precedes date of service

Next Step

  • Verify date of service billed
  • Correct and resubmit as a new claim

How to Avoid Future Denials

  • If record on file is incorrect, patient's family/estate must contact Social Security to have records corrected

 

Last Updated Sep 05, 2018