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Notification Number: 3626

Effective date: 5/3/2018

Notification date: 2/2/2018

Category: CPT

Topic: Non-speech-generating augmentative and alternative communication device

Providers affected:

  • Inpatient/Outpatient Facilities
  • Physician/Health Care Providers
What is changing?

Humana will not reimburse charges for the following services:

  • CPT code 92605 – Evaluation for prescription of non-speech-generating augmentative and alternative communication device, face-to-face with the patient; first hour
  • CPT code 92606 – Therapeutic service(s) for the use of non-speech-generating device, including programming and modification
Why is Humana implementing this change?

Humana's policy on autism spectrum disorders has been updated to indicate that the services above are not covered expenses.

For more information, refer to Humana's Medical and Pharmacy Coverage Policies page and search for keywords “92605” or “92606.”

Impacted products

  • Commercial fully insured products


*All edits previously posted on Humana.com/providers for fully insured commercial Humana members may be applied to self-funded members, when requested by the self-funded group.