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Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

Coverage

Documentation

Document Type Description

Physician Letter - Medical Records [PDF]

This letter may be sent to physicians to assist in obtaining documentation

Documentation Checklist [PDF]

Suppliers may use this checklist to ensure all of required documentation is gathered


References

Reference Title Description
MLN Matters Article SE1222 This link takes you to an external website. This article provides interpretive guidance to CMS approved accrediting organizations to use in their accreditation of suppliers that provide Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) equipment to Medicare beneficiaries. It is also intended to assist the supplier in understanding their responsibilities in order to be in compliance with CMS DMEPOS quality standards 


Reviews/Audits

Review Type Description

Medical Review

View notifications and findings of pre and post claim reviews completed by Noridian Medical Review Staff

 

Last Updated Nov 17, 2016