Issue Corrected: Attn Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Suppliers: Nebulizer Claims Denied in Error for MaineCare Members Under 21 Years of Age, CR 41322

April 22, 2014

Nebulizer claims are now being processed correctly for MaineCare members under 21 years of age.

Below, is the original message we sent on April 11, 2014, explaining the issue that has now been corrected:

Attn Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Suppliers: Nebulizer Claims Denied in Error for MaineCare Members Under 21 Years of Age, CR 41322

An issue was identified where nebulizer claims are being denied in error for MaineCare members under 21 years old. Currently, the system is configured to limit one (1) nebulizer per five (5) years for members under 21 years of age. We will notify you when this issue is corrected. Affected claims will be reprocessed.