Same or Similar Chart

Reference Chart Updated daily from Noridian

DME Suppliers can use this Same or Similar chart to determine if the device you are giving to a patient is same or similar. Suppliers may receive medicare claim denials if the device you are given was previously billed for the same patient within the previous five years or specific reasonable useful lifetime (RUL) for the item.


ItemItem TypeSame HCPCS CategorySimilar HCPCS Category
AFO/KAFOO&PL1900 , L1902 , L1904 , L1906 , L1907 , L1910 , L1920 , L1930 , L1932 , L1940 , L1945 , L1950 , L1951 , L1960 , L1970 , L1971 , L1980 , L1990 , L2000 , L2005 , L2010 , L2020 , L2030 , L2034 , L2035 , L2036 , L2037 , L2038 , L2106 , L2108 , L2112 , L2114 , L2116 , L2126 , L2128 , L2132 , L2134 , L2136 , L4350 , L4360 , L4361 , L4370 , L4386 , L4387 , L4396 , L4397 , L4398 , L4631
Bed Side RailsDMEE0305 , E0310E0250 , E0251 , E0328 , E0255 , E0256 , E0260 , E0261 , E0329 , E0265 , E0266 , E0301 , E0302 , E0303 , E0304
Blood Glucose MonitorsDMEE0607 , E2100 , E2101
Continuous Glucose MonitorsDMEK0554E0607 , E2100 , E2101
Canes and CrutchesDMEE0100 , E0105 , E0110 , E0111 , E0112 , E0113 , E0114 , E0116
CommodesDMEE0163 , E0164 , E0165 , E0166 , E0168 , E0169 , E0170 , E0171
Compressor/NebulizerDMEE0565 , E0570 , E0572 , E0574 , E0575 , E0585
External Breast ProsthesisO&PL8015 , L8020 , L8030 , L8031 , L8032 , L8035 , L8039
Functional Electrical StimulatorDMEE0764 , E0770E0720 , E0730 , A4595
Heat LampsDMEE0200 , E0205
Heat PadsDMEE0210 , E0215 , E0217 , E0220 , E0221 , E0225 , E0236 , E0238 , E0239
High Frequency Chest Wall Oscillation DevicesDMEE0483E0480 , E0482
Hospital BedsDMEE0250 , E0251 , E0255 , E0256 , E0260 , E0261 , E0265 , E0266 , E0290 , E0291 , E0292 , E0293 , E0294 , E0295 , E0296 , E0297 , E0301 , E0302 , E0303 , E0304 , E0328 , E0329
Humidifiers note: when used with a Positive Airway Pressure (pap) DeviceDMEE0561 , E0562
Infusion PumpsDMEE0779 , E0780 , E0781 , E0791
Knee OrthosesO&PK0901 , K0902 , L1810 , L1812 , L1820 , L1830 , L1831 , L1832 , L1833 , L1834 , L1836 , L1840 , L1843 , L1844 , L1845 , L1846 , L1847 , L1848 , L1850 , L1851 , L1852 , L1860
Manual WheelchairsDMEE1031 , E1037 , E1038 , E1039 , E1161 , E1229 , E1231 , E1232 , E1233 , E1234 , E1235 , E1236 , E1237 , E1238 , E1239 , K0001 , K0002 , K0003 , K0004 , K0005 , K0006 , K0007 , K0009E0100 , E0105 , E0110 , E0111 , E0112 , E0113 , E0114 , E0116 , E0130 , E0135 , E0140 , E0141 , E0143 , E0144 , E0147 , E0148 , E0149
Mechanical In-exsufflation DevicesDMEE0467 , E0482E0480 , E0483
Nebulizers and CompressorsDMEE0467 , E0565 , E0570 , E0571 , E0572 , E0574 , E0575 , E0580 , E0585
NemsDMEA4595E0720 , E0730 , E0764 , E0770
Oxygen Contents (portable)DMEE0443 , E0444
Oxygen Contents (stationary)DMEE0441 , E0442
Oxygen, Portable EquipmentDMEE0430 , E0431 , E0433 , E0434 , E0435 , E1392 , K0738
Oxygen, Stationary EquipmentDMEE0424 , E0425 , E0439 , E0440 , E0467 , E1353 , E1390 , E1391 , E1405 , E1406
Parenteral PumpsDMEB9004 , B9006
Patient LiftsDMEE1035 , E1036E0100 , E0105 , E0110 , E0111 , E0112 , E0113 , E0114 , E0116 , E0117 , E0118 , E0130 , E0135 , E0140 , E0141 , E0143 , E0144 , E0147 , E0148 , E0149 , E0630 , E0635 , E0636 , E0639 , E0640
PercussorDMEE0480E0482 , E0483
Pneumatic Appliances-armDMEA4600 , E0655 , E0665 , E0668 , E0672
Pneumatic Appliances-legDMEA4600 , E0660 , E0666 , E0667 , E0669 , E0671 , E0673
Pneumatic CompressorsDMEE0650 , E0651 , E0652 , E0676
Pneumatic Compressor Leg AppliancesDMEE0660 , E0666 , E0667 , E0669 , E0670 , E0671 , E0673 , E0676
Pneumatic Compressors Arm AppliancesDMEE0655 , E0665 , E0668 , E0672 , E0676
Pneumatic Compressors Trunk AppliancesDMEE0656 , E0657 , E0670 , E0676
Power WheelchairsDMEE1035 , E1036 , E1230 , K0013 , K0800 , K0801 , K0802 , K0806 , K0807 , K0808 , K0812 , K0813 , K0814 , K0815 , K0816 , K0820 , K0821 , K0822 , K0823 , K0824 , K0825 , K0826 , K0827 , K0828 , K0829 , K0830 , K0831 , K0835 , K0836 , K0837 , K0838 , K0839 , K0840 , K0841 , K0842 , K0843 , K0848 , K0849 , K0850 , K0851 , K0852 , K0853 , K0854 , K0855 , K0856 , K0857 , K0858 , K0859 , K0860 , K0861 , K0862 , K0863 , K0864 , K0868 , K0869 , K0870 , K0871 , K0877 , K0878 , K0879 , K0880 , K0884 , K0885 , K0886 , K0890 , K0891 , K0898E1031 , E1037 , E1038 , E1039 , E1161 , E1229 , E1231 , E1232 , E1233 , E1234 , E1235 , E1236 , E1237 , E1238 , E1239 , K0001 , K0002 , K0003 , K0004 , K0005 , K0006 , K0007 , K0009 , E0130 , E0135 , E0140 , E0141 , E0143 , E0144 , E0147 , E0148 , E0149 , E0100 , E0105 , E0110 , E0111 , E0112 , E0113 , E0114 , E0116 , E0117 , E0118
Respiratory Assist DevicesDMEE0450 , E0454 , E0460 , E0461 , E0463 , E0464 , E0465 , E0466 , E0467 , E0470 , E0471 , E0472 , E0601
Seat Lift MechanismsDMEE0627 , E0628 , E0629
Speech Generating DevicesDMEE2500 , E2502 , E2504 , E2506 , E2508 , E2510 , E2511
Spinal Orthoses - Lumbar Sacral OrthosesO&PL0450 , L0452 , L0454 , L0455 , L0456 , L0457 , L0458 , L0460 , L0462 , L0464 , L0466 , L0467 , L0468 , L0469 , L0470 , L0472 , L0480 , L0482 , L0484 , L0486 , L0488 , L0490 , L0491 , L0492 , L0621 , L0622 , L0623 , L0624 , L0625 , L0626 , L0627 , L0628 , L0629 , L0630 , L0631 , L0632 , L0633 , L0634 , L0635 , L0636 , L0637 , L0638 , L0639 , L0640 , L0641 , L0642 , L0643 , L0648 , L0649 , L0650 , L0651
StimulatorsDMEE0747 , E0760
Support SurfacesDMEE0181 , E0182 , E0184 , E0185 , E0186 , E0187 , E0188 , E0189 , E0193 , E0194 , E0196 , E0197 , E0198 , E0199 , E0277 , E0371 , E0372 , E0373
Therapeutic Shoes for Persons with DiabetesO&PA5500 , A5501
Traction FramesDMEE0840 , E0850 , E0855 , E0856 , E0860 , E0947 , E0849
Transcutaneous, Electrical Nerve Stimulators (tens)DMEE0720 , E0730E0764 , E0770 , A4595
Trapeze BarsDMEE0910 , E0911 , E0912 , E0940
WalkersDMEE0130 , E0135 , E0140 , E0141 , E0143 , E0144 , E0147 , E0148 , E0149E0100 , E0105 , E0110 , E0111 , E0112 , E0113 , E0114 , E0116 , E0117 , E0118
Wheelchair Back CushionsDMEE2611 , E2612 , E2613 , E2614 , E2615 , E2616 , E2617 , E2620 , E2621
Wheelchair Seat CushionsDMEE2601 , E2602 , E2603 , E2604 , E2605 , E2606 , E2607 , E2608 , E2609 , E2610 , E2622 , E2623 , E2624 , E2625 , K0734 , K0735 , K0736 , K0737
multifunction ventilatorDMEA4216 , A4217 , A4604 , A4605 , A4619 , A4628 , A7000 , A7001 , A7002 , A7003 , A7004 , A7005 , A7006 , A7007 , A7012 , A7013 , A7014 , A7015 , A7017 , A7020 , A7025 , A7026 , A7027 , A7028 , A7029 , A7030 , A7031 , A7032 , A7033 , A7034 , A7035 , A7036 , A7037 , A7038 , A7039 , A7044 , A7045 , A7046 , A7047 , A7525 , E0424 , E0431 , E0433 , E0434 , E0439 , E0441 , E0442 , E0443 , E0444 , E0447 , E0465 , E0466 , E0467 , E0470 , E0471 , E0472 , E0482 , E0483 , E0484 , E0561 , E0562 , E0565 , E0570 , E0572 , E0585 , E0600 , E0601 , E1372 , E1390 , E1391 , E1392 , E1405 , E1406 , K0738E0486
ventilatorsDMEE0465 , E0466 , E0467