Posted in In The Know Series, Insurance, Payers and CPT reinbursement

Aetna to increase the reimbursement for WIGS (2019)

According to Aetna, the participating wig providers (cranial prostheses) will see an increase in the reimbursement to $1,000. This  change became effective 10/01/2018.

This change also applies to the providers located in Washington and Texas.


The providers have to be participating with Aetna

HCPCS code A9282





My name is Kate Patskovska, CPB. I am an Independent Medical Biller CPB (AAPC) and an owner of KR2 Medical Billing. KR2 Medical Billing is a full service Consulting/Medical Billing Business that is dedicated to educating, consulting, and overall improving the "financial health" of your medical practice.

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