July 06, 2022

New Jersey Medicaid: Reimbursement for code 98943 ends Aug. 1

Effective with dates of service on or after Aug. 1, 2022, United HealthCare Community Plan of New Jersey will no longer reimburse CPT® Code 98943, Chiropractic manipulative treatment (CMT); extraspinal, 1 or more regions. 

We will continue to reimburse for the following CPT codes:

  • 98940 Chiropractic manipulative treatment (CMT) spinal, 1-2 regions 
  • 98941 Chiropractic manipulative treatment (CMT); spinal, 3-4 regions 
  • 98942 Chiropractic manipulative treatment (CMT); spinal, 5 regions 

For more information on covered chiropractic CPT codes, view the Chiropractic Services – Medicare Advantage Policy Guideline. For answers to specific questions regarding this change, call Provider Services at 1-888-362-3368.

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