Audit Alert: NPWT

Performant Recovery, National RAC for DME, Home Health and Hospice has released another issue to the approved issues log. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) pumps are under complex review, effective April 28, 2017. Claims will be reviewed for potential incorrect billing when medical necessity, as outlined in the LCD, was not established. Visit Performant Recovery’s website to review this and all other approved issues.