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June 12, 2024

Orthoses Codes Added to Required Prior Authorization & Face-to-Face Encounter and Written Order Prior To Delivery (WOPD) Lists Effective August 12, 2024

On May 13, 2024, CMS announced updates to the Master List and the Required Face-to-Face Encounter and Required Written Order Prior to Delivery (WOPD) ListExternal Website.

Orthoses Changes effective August 12, 2024:

  • L0631, L0637, L0639, L1843, L1845, L1951 – Added to the Required Prior Authorization list.
  • L0635, L0636, L0638, L0639, L0640, L0651, L1845, and L1852 – Added to the Required Face-to-Face Encounter and WOPD List
  • L1833 – Removed from both Required Face-to-Face Encounter and WOPD and Required Prior Authorization Lists

Learn more about these requirements in MLN Matters Article SE20007External PDF.

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