Author Topic: J0585 Botox for Migraines  (Read 1848 times)

nlbarnes64

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J0585 Botox for Migraines
« on: March 26, 2014, 05:43:47 PM »
We billed Medicare for J0585 qty 3.  2 were denied.  Can anyone tell me why & the guidelines please?

HeidiK

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Re: J0585 Botox for Migraines
« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2014, 06:07:04 PM »
Hello!

I checked the guidelines for NGS - this is the LCD I was able to locate...

http://apps.ngsmedicare.com/lcd/LCD_L26841.htm

Hope this helps!
Heidi Kollmorgen, CCS-P
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Re: J0585 Botox for Migraines
« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2014, 01:23:52 PM »
Hypnotherapy and botox.. I need to get me some Medicare.
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Re: J0585 Botox for Migraines
« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2014, 01:38:49 PM »
Hypnotherapy and botox.. I need to get me some Medicare.

I can't believe they don't cover acupuncture OR cold laser therapy at this point.

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Re: J0585 Botox for Migraines
« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2014, 07:47:22 AM »
I know right!  They cover hyponotherapy but not acupunture. 
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