Therapeutic Shoes for Persons with Diabetes
- Therapeutic Shoes for Persons with Diabetes Local Coverage Determination (LCD) and Policy Article [PDF]
- Physician Letter - Documentation Requirements [PDF] - Letter may be sent to physicians to assist in obtaining documentation
- Physician Letter - Medical Records [PDF] - Letter may be sent to physicians to assist in obtaining documentation
- Statement of Certifying Physician for Therapeutic Shoes
- Therapeutic Shoes for Persons with Diabetes Documentation Checklist [PDF] - Checklist to ensure suppliers gather all required documentation
- Medical Review - View notifications/findings of pre/post claim reviews completed by Noridian Medical Review
- Clarification of Criterion 5 - Per the LCD, "The in-person evaluation of the beneficiary by the supplier at the time of delivery…must be conducted with the beneficiary wearing the shoes and inserts and must document that the shoes/inserts/modifications fit properly."
- Toe Fillers and Diabetic Shoe Inserts - Shoe inserts for beneficiaries with missing toes or partial foot amputations who are not diabetic are considered for coverage under the prosthetic benefit
Last Updated Mar 29, 2018
The below are topic specific articles which have been published to "Latest Updates" and sent out in Noridian emails within the past two years. Exclusions to this include time sensitive related announcements such as: Noridian and CMS educational events, Ask-the-Contractor Teleconferences and claims processing downtime.