Assurance Reimbursement Management™ solutions and COVID-19

Change Healthcare continues to monitor payer requirements regarding claims related to COVID-19, and will provide the most up-to-date claim filing requirements for Assurance customers here.

May 6, 2020

New Electronic Claims Connections

If you are using the payer name “COVID 19 HRSA Uninsured Testing and Treatment Fund,” please add it to the payer alias for CPID 4019 and/or 8748.
Read the complete update.


March 19, 2020

New Payer Edit Requirement

We have updated our systems to accept the following COVID-19 HCPCS/CPT-4 codes: 

  • U0001: 2019 Novel Coronavirus Real Time RT-PCR Diagnostic Test Panel for use by CDC testing laboratories.
  • U0002: 2019-nCoV Coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2/2019-nCoV (COVID-19) using any technique, multiple types or subtypes (includes all targets) for use by non-CDC testing laboratories.
  • 87635: Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) (Coronavirus disease [COVID-19]), amplified probe technique.

Please visit the AMA's CPT Assistant, the official source for CPT coding guidance, for more information related to the new COVID-19 HCPCS/CPT-4 Codes.