Awareness : Did You Know? 2015-2016

Did You Know? Weekly Educational Series 31

For the Week of April 25, 2016-Amniotic Membrane-Sutureless Placement on the Ocular Surface

Effective for services rendered on or after April 6, 2016, the LCD for amniotic membrane-sutureless placement on the ocular surface was revised to add ICD-10-CM diagnosis code ranges H16.121–H16.129 (Filamentary keratitis) and H16.231–H16.239 (Neurotrophic keratoconjunctivitis) for CPT® code 65778 to the “ICD-10 Codes that Support Medical Necessity” section of the LCD.

For The Week of April 25, 2016