Reimbursement & Coding

A letter from AOPA Coding and Reimbursement Committee.

Re: JAFO Freedom Covers

February 11, 2015

The AOPA Coding and Reimbursement Committee has reviewed the material that you submitted for review and recommends the following HCPCS codes to describe the below knee Freedom cover and the above knee Freedom cover:

JAFO BK Freedom Cover
Below Knee  L5704— Custom shaped protective cover, below knee.

JAFO AK Freedom Cover
Above Knee  L5705— Custom shaped protective cover, above knee.

The coding opinion expressed is based upon information submitted for review and the clinical experience of the members of AOPA’s Coding Committee.  Neither AOPA nor its Coding Committee recommend or endorse products/devices of any manufacturer.  Regardless of the source of coding information, the final responsibility for correct coding within all established laws, rules, standards, and practices is the sole of responsibility of the facility submitting the claim.  AOPA and its coding committee accept no responsibility for and will not be liable for, any actions relating to this coding information.

Thank you.