Medicare Same or Similar Checker

Determine if your beneficiaries have Same or Similar including BatchMode

Same or Similar Checker

Check BatchMode or Single checks

Episode Alert understands the importance of Durable medical equipment suppliers to make sure their customers CMN Status and Same/Similar information is verified to ensure coverage beyond standard eligibility.

Far too many organizations are losing time and money spending hours on IVRs and Medicare portal or dealing with DME/HME software that is hard to understand.

Episode Alert has developed the answer to your frustration, and we have an easy to web-based solution for you.


  • Easy to read results - no HCPCS code experience needed
  • Instantly know the equipment you can or cannot sell to the beneficiary
  • Check Same or Similar by equipment category or HCPCS code
  • Check BatchMode - Import your list and export results to excel
  • Check CGS & Noridian beneficiaries all in one place
  • Recheck Beneficiaries with one-click

Physicians, DME/HME, and other providers can check a beneficiary's same or similar status in under a minute with our service. Allowing your sales team the crucial time they need.

Our easy and fast Batch mode will also be available to you as part of the service.


Service Specific FAQ's


Yes, Our reports are real-time straight from CMS.


Yes, we offer batch mode so you can check batches of beneficiaries to save you time.


We use Noridian's Same or Similar Chart to determine if beneficiary has any active equipment (Same or Similar).


We use Noridian's Same or Similar chart as reference. Their Reference Chart is updated daily. See it here