|Ankle-Foot Orthoses - Arizona-Type - Correct Coding|
Ankle-Foot Orthoses - Arizona-Type - Correct Coding
Arizona AFO is a company that manufactures a line of custom fabricated ankle-foot orthoses. Other companies manufacture similar products. The Pricing, Data Analysis, and Coding (PDAC) contractor – formerly the SADMERC - has recently reviewed the Arizona AFO line of products and determined the appropriate HCPCS codes to be used when billing for these and similar items.
For the Arizona Short, Arizona Tall, Arizona Extended, Arizona Unweighting, and similar custom fabricated braces, only the following codes should be used:
The following codes must not be used for these braces:
Questions concerning the coding of other orthoses should be referred to the Pricing, Data Analysis, and Coding (PDAC) contractor.
Suppliers who have incorrectly coded these orthoses should submit a voluntary refund to the DME MAC.