HCPCS Reimbursement Codes Announced for MediPlus™ Silicone Wound Dressings
The HCPCS codes healthcare providers to bill for the complete line MediPlus™ Silicone Comfort Foam dressings.
ATLANTA - March 27, 2014 - PRLog -- MediPurpose™
HCPCS code A612 allows healthcare providers to bill for the 3x3-inch (MP7575SLCF)
The announcement is the fourth tranche of HCPCS codes for MediPurpose’
HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System) was established in 1978 to provide a standardized coding system for describing the specific items and services provided in the delivery of health care.
HCPCS codes are used by Medicare and monitored by CMS. They are based on the Current Procedural Technology (CPT) codes developed by the American Medical Association.
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About MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Silicone Comfort Foam Dressings
Introduced in January 2014 as an expansion to the MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care portfolio (http://medipurpose.com/
Suitable for most indications (excluding third-degree burns and infected wounds), the adhesive properties of soft silicone are especially important to help anchor and protect the wound bed, its surrounding skin, and to help decrease the pain associated with dressing changes.
For more information about MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care products—including no-cost product sample requests (http://medipurpose.wufoo.com/
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