Notification Number: 889
Effective date: 1/24/2010
Notification date: 10/26/2009
Category: Revenue Codes
Topic: Inpatient Nursing Revenue Codes
Claim edits do not supersede the necessity to obtain preauthorization. Preauthorization requirements are still applicable. Modifiers should be used when appropriate to accurately represent the services rendered. The use of modifiers may impact Humana’s application of these edits. For additional information, consult professional coding resources.
*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.