Knowledgebase: Claim Rejections
Diagnosis code ___ not effective for this DOS
Posted by Will Morrow, Last modified by Charmagne Williams on 15 May 2017 02:14 PM
Rejection: Diagnosis code __ not effective for this DOS

What happened: The diagnosis code specified in box 21 cannot be billed for the date of service in box 24.

Resolution: Verify the specified diagnosis code in box 21 and update the claim as necessary.  If you do not already know how to use the code search, please click HERE if you use Practice Mate or HERE if you use Office Ally's Online Entry.

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