Final Wound and Ulcer Care LCD and Associated Billing and Coding: Wound and Ulcer Care - Effective November 28, 2021

This Local Coverage Determination (LCD) has completed the Open Public Meeting comment period and is now finalized under contractor numbers: 01112 (NCA), 01182 (SCA), 01212 (AS, GU, HI, and NMI), and 01312 (NV).

Medicare Coverage Database Number LCD Title
L38902 Wound and Ulcer Care

 

Medicare Coverage Database Number Billing and Coding Article Title
A58565 Billing and Coding: Wound and Ulcer Care

 

Effective Date: November 28, 2021

Summary: The LCD & Billing and Coding article describe the coding, documentation and utilization criteria needed to support the medical necessity for the treatment of acute wounds and chronic ulcers

Visit the CMS Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) to access this LCD.

 

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