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Modified: 9/15/2017
The 2016 allowances for procedure codes 41530, 76948, and 76948-26 have been revised.
Modified: 9/15/2017
Change request (CR) 10222 adds carrier-priced code 93668 to the Medicare physician fee schedule (MPFS) effective for services provided on and after January 1, 2017, and adds several new carrier-priced codes to the clinical lab fee schedule effective for services provided on and after August 1, 2017. [CR 10222]
Modified: 9/15/2017
Change request (CR) 10248 provides information pertaining to the October 2017 quarterly update for the Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedule. [MM10248]
Modified: 9/13/2017
The allowances for procedure codes G0008 and G0009 are based on the allowance for code 90471. [CR 7124]
Modified: 8/30/2017
Change request (CR) 10222 amends payment files that were issued to your contractor based upon the 2017 Medicare physician fee schedule (MPFS) final rule published in November 2016. These payment files are effective for services furnished between January 1, 2017, and December 31, 2017. [MM10222]
Modified: 8/22/2017
Change request 10224 releases a list of procedure codes and effective dates for which payment allowances are available for seasonal influenza virus vaccines. [MM10224]
Modified: 8/10/2017
Change request 10196 provides information on processing of new influenza CPT® 90756. This new code will be included on the 2018 Medicare physician fee schedule database file update and the annual healthcare common procedure coding system (HCPCS) update. This article was revised August 9 to correctly show in all appropriate places the code of Q2039. In the original article, Q0239 was mistakenly referenced in two places and that is corrected to show Q2039. [MM10196]
Modified: 8/10/2017
Change request (CR) 10071 provides information pertaining to the July 2017 quarterly update for the Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedule. This article was revised August 3 to reflect an updated CR, which updated the policy section on complex rehabilitative power wheelchair accessories & seat and back cushions. The CR release date, transmittal number, and link to the CR also changed. [MM10071]
Modified: 7/25/2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently released the quarterly average sales price (ASP) Medicare Part B drug pricing files along with revisions to previously released quarterly pricing files. [MM10187]
Modified: 7/18/2017
Change request (CR) 10104 adds procedure code 0474T to the Medicare physician fee schedule (MPFS) effective for services provided on and after July 1, 2017. Revised July 11.
Modified: 6/9/2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted a list of procedure codes and effective dates for which payment allowances are available for influenza virus vaccines for the 2016-2017 flu season
Modified: 12/4/2016
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2016. [CR 9495]
Modified: 11/11/2016
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2017 [CR 9794]
Modified: 11/11/2016
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2017. [CR 9794]
Modified: 11/11/2016
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2017. [CR 9794]
Modified: 11/11/2016
This article contains the conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through December 31, 2017. [CR 9794]
Modified: 11/11/2016
This article contains the conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through December 31, 2017. [CR 9794]
Modified: 11/11/2016
This article contains the conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through December 31, 2017.) [CR 9794]
Modified: 1/19/2016
Revisions are being made for four Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes in the January 2016 average sale price (ASP) drug pricing. First Coast Service Options' (First Coast) fee lookup tool and the public files posted to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) website will be updated to reflect these revisions as well.
Modified: 1/8/2016
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2016. [CR 9495]
Modified: 1/8/2016
This article contains the conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through December 31, 2016. [CR 9495]
Modified: 1/8/2016
This article contains the conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through December 31, 2016. [CR 9495]
Modified: 1/8/2016
This article contains the conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through December 31, 2016.) [CR 9495]
Modified: 1/8/2016
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2016 [CR 9495]
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