Annual Update of HCPCS Codes Used for Home Health Consolidated Billing Enforcement

Palmetto GBA has announced the annual Home Health consolidated billing code list, which includes two new ostomy pouch codes effective January 1, 2012. Please make sure your billing staff is aware of these changes.

The HCPCS codes in the table below are being added to the HH consolidated billing supply code list.

Added HCPCS Code
Descriptor
A5056
Ostomy pouch, drainable, with extended wear barrier attached, with filter, (1 piece), each.
A5057
Ostomy pouch, drainable, with extended wear barrier attached, with built in convexity, with filter, (1 piece), each.

Click here to view this announcement on Palmetto GBA’s website.

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