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Printed Date: 9/22/2015
Explanation and Suggestion
For episodes prior to January 1, 2008, this reason code was assigned for home health type of bills 3x2 or 3x9. The treatment authorization code is not present or is not valid. The valid format for home health type of bills is 18 numerics.
For episodes after that time this reason code is assigned for home health type of bills 3x2, 3x9, 3x7 or 3x (alpha) for adjustments.
The treatment authorization code is valid if in the following format:
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Last Updated: 01/11/2018