Reason Code 234 | Remark Codes N20

Code Description
Reason Code: 234 This procedure is not paid separately.
Remark Codes: N20 Service not payable with other service rendered on the same date.

 

Common Reasons for Denial

  • Item billed is included in allowance of other service provided on the same date

Next Step

  • A Redetermination request may be submitted with all relevant supporting documentation. Noridian encourages Redeterminations/Appeals be submitted using the Noridian Medicare Portal. Review applicable Local Coverage Determination (LCD), LCD Policy Article, and Documentation Checklists prior to submitting request. Noridian encourages Redeterminations be submitted using the Noridian Medicare Portal
  • Amount may need to be adjusted from supplier’s records as supplier liable

How to Avoid Future Denials

Review applicable Local Coverage Determination (LCD), LCD Policy Article prior to billing for bundling, usual maximum quantities, kits, etc.

 

Last Updated Tue, 17 Nov 2020 20:26:49 +0000