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Formal vs. Informal Help Informal Formal

Submitter

Tanya Kryltsova

Description

For HIPAA 5010 837P if claim has CRC "Patient Condition Information: Vision" segment, is the DTP "Date - Hearing and Vision Prescription Date" segment required to be used as well?

Response

The DTP Date - Hearing and Vision Prescription Date segment is “required on claims where a prescription has been written for hearing devices or vision frames and lenses and it is being billed on this claim.” In a scenario where a prescription was not written for vision frames or lenses, this segment would not be sent.
Submission 11/15/2011
Status Date 1/4/2012
Status F - Final
Primary References
Document 005010X222
Section2.4
Set ID837
Loop2300
Segment IDDTP
Industry NameDate - Hearing and Vision Prescription D