Production Alert Details

Part A Ambulance Claims Not Retaining Fractional Units

Date Reported:
Provider Types Impacted:

Part A providers submitting DDE ambulance claims in Jurisdiction 6 and Jurisdiction K

Reason Code(s):
Claim Coding Impact:

Description of Issue

Fractional Units are not being retained on ambulance mileage HCPCS entered via DDE. This results in reason code 32226 (Units required but not present).  

National Government Services Action

National Government Services has confirmed that the FISS will be sending a fix to correct this issue on 11/27/2023.

Provider Action

Please continue to check the Production Alerts section of our website and future Email Updates.

Proposed Resolution/Fix

Proposed production fix date: 11/27/2023