The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) utilize a new code K0400 on and after April 1, 2017, for a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) device bundle, including the CPAP device and all accessories, according to competitive bidding programs (CBPs) with alternative payment rules for continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) devices in certain metropolitan areas.
Subject: New “K” Code for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Device Bundle
Title: Change Request 9874
Release Date: Feb. 3, 2017
Effective Date: April 1, 2017
Implementation Date: April 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A