Reason Code B20 | Remark Codes M115 N211

Code Description
Reason Code: B20 Procedure/service was partially or fully furnished by another provider.
Remark Code:
M115, N211
This item is denied when provided to this patient by a non-contract or non-demonstration supplier.

Alert: May not appeal this descision

 

Common Reasons for Denial

  • Beneficiary resides in a Competitive bid area and items are being furnished by a non-contract supplier

Next Step

  • May not appeal this decision
  • Beneficiary resides in a Competitive Bid area and must contact a Competitive Bid supplier

How to Avoid Future Denials

 

Last Updated Aug 23, 2018