Knowledgebase: Claim Rejections
Similar CPT without a modifier (FE396)
Posted by Will Morrow, Last modified by Charmagne Williams on 16 May 2017 02:46 PM
Rejection: National Correct Coding Initiative, CPT cannot be rendered on the same day as similar CPT without a modifier (FE396)

What happened: 2 of the CPT codes are similar, but were not sent with a modifier.

Resolution: A modifier needs to be sent with one of the CPT codes.