Therapeutic Shoes Targeted Probe and Educate Review Updates: July - September 2018

The Jurisdiction D, DME MAC, Medical Review Department is conducting a Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) review of HCPCS code(s) A5500. The quarterly edit effectiveness results from July - September 2018 are as follows:

Based on dollars, the overall claim potential improper payment rate is 36%.

Top Denial Reasons

  • Documentation was not received in response to the Additional Documentation Request (ADR) letter
  • Documentation does not support coverage criteria
  • No medical record documentation was received. Refer to Medicare Program Integrity Manual 3.2.3.8

For complete detail see, Therapeutic Shoes Quarterly Results of Targeted Probe and Educate Review.

 

Last Updated Dec 31, 2018