Collagen Dressings Or Wound Fillers (A6010, A6011, A6021-A6024)
Full thickness wounds ( A full-thickness wound indicates that damage extends below the epidermis and dermis (all layers of the skin) into the subcutaneous tissue or beyond (into muscle, bone, tendons, etc.).
Full thickness wounds draining minimal to moderate exudate.
Full thickness wounds that have stalled or not progressed toward a healing goal.
Collagen dressings can stay in place up to 7 days.
No coverage for wounds with heavy exudate, third-degree burns, or when active vasculitis is present.
Documentation Criteria for Billing Wound Dressing Claims
Wound type – pressure, diabetic, venous, arterial, surgical, trauma, other.