Medicare covers enteral nutrition therapy under the Medicare Part B prosthetic device benefit for patients in homecare, skilled nursing facilities or nursing facilities when the stay is not covered by Medicare Part A.  

On August 22, 2011 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the Competitive Bidding Round 2 Product Categories to include Enteral nutrients, equipment and supplies. 

ALCOR Scientific offers special pump programs to accredited suppliers who are preparing to bid on enteral feeding pump, pump delivery sets, gravity sets and accessories.

 

Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System Codes (HCPCS)

 

Enteral Pumps

B-9002 NU: Purchased new enteral feeding pump with alarm

B-9002 RR:  Purchased rented enteral feeding pump with alarm

B-9002 UE:  Purchased used enteral feeding pump with alarm

Pump Supply Kit

B-4035: Enteral feeding supply kit pump fed, per day, includes but not limited to feeding/flushing syringe, administration set tubing, dressings, tape

Gravity Supply Kit

B-4036: Enteral feeding supply kit; gravity fed, per day, includes but not limited to feeding/flushing syringe, administration set tubing, dressings, tape