Reimbursement policy update: Distinct Procedural Service, Modifiers 59 and XE, XP, XS, & XU
Beginning with dates of service on or after November 1, 2021, we will update the Related Coding section to indicate no modifier override for the neurostimulator device when billed with the surgical code for the implantation of the neurostimulator device.
The following code pairs have been added to the Related Coding Section:
- L8680 when reported with 63655
- L8679 when reported with 63650
- L8679 when reported with 63655
- L8687 when reported with 63650
- L8687 when reported with 63655
For more information about this policy, visit the Reimbursement Policies page at anthem.com.
August 2021 Maine Provider News