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A data element is too short. The length of Sub-Element SV101-03 (Procedure Modifier) is '1'. The minimum allowed length is '2'

Rejection Message Rejection Details Resolution

A data element is too short. The length of Sub-Element SV101-03 (Procedure Modifier) is '1'.
The minimum allowed length is '2'

 

This rejection indicates the format of the submitted modifier is incorrect. Modifier codes are formatted as two alphanumeric digits.

Note: if the modifier is not available in Kareo, create a new procedure modifier code, then follow the instructions to the right.

Follow the instructions below to edit the modifiers included on an encounter:

  1. Click Encounters > Track Claim Status.
  2. Look for and double-click on the encounter that needs correcting.
  3. On the Edit Claim window, double-click on the Encounter number.
  4. Click into the Mod cell and replace the modifier, as needed.
    • To delete a modifier, select the modifier and click “Delete” on your keyboard.
  5. Click Save and Rebill.

Then, resubmit all affected claims.