Implementation of Two (2) New NUBC Condition Codes. Condition Code 90-Service Provided as Part of an EA Approval and Condition Code 91-Service Provided as Part of an EUA

MLN Matters Number: MM12049
Related CR Release Date: November 20, 2020
Related CR Transmittal Number: R10470OTN
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 12049
Effective Date: Claims received on or after February 1, 2021
Implementation Date: February 22, 2021

CR 12049 informs you about two newly created condition codes:

  • "90" - To allow providers to report when the service is provided as part of an Expanded Access (EA) approval
  • "91" - To allow providers to report when the service is provided as part of an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA)

Please make sure your billing staffs are aware of these updates. These codes are effective for claims received on or after February 1, 2021.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)12049.

            Last Updated Tue, 24 Nov 2020 16:48:23 +0000