RETIRED - Update on Accessories Used With RAD - Code K0534

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Article retired due to content incorporation into the applicable Local Coverage Determination or related Policy Article.

Original Effective Date: 01/01/2000           
Revision Effective Date: 11/01/2013

Because code K0534 (Respiratory assist device, bi-level pressure capability, with back-up rate feature, used with invasive interface, e.g., tracheostomy tube) has been placed in the frequent and substantial servicing payment category, accessories used with K0534 are not separately payable. The effective date for this is the effective date of the RAD policy, October 1, 1999.

 

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