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Modified: 4/23/2018
Change request (CR) 10624 adds new codes Q9991, Q9992, Q9993, and Q9995, which are all payable by Medicare. [MM10624]
Modified: 4/9/2018
Change request 10531 provides Medicare administrative contractor instructions for reprocessing several provisions of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which includes ambulance add-on payment provisions and the work geographic practice cost index floor. Note: This article was revised April 5, 2018, to reflect a revised CR, which was revised April 4 to include page two of Attachment B - Rural Add on Rate Tables. In the article, the CR release date, transmittal number, and the web address for the CR are revised. All other information remains the same. [MM10531]
Modified: 3/23/2018
The durable medical equipment, prosthetic devices, orthotics, prosthetics and supplies (DMEPOS) fee schedule is updated quarterly to implement fee schedule amounts and payment policy changes for new and existing codes. [MM10503]
Modified: 3/14/2018
The 2016 allowances for procedure codes 41530, 76948, and 76948-26 have been revised.
Modified: 3/12/2018
Change request (CR) 10454 adds three new codes and revises another code. In addition, changes have been made to modifiers that describe biosimilars. This article was revised March 8 to reflect an updated CR. That CR provides additional instructions for the MACs, regarding use of the long descriptors. The CR date, transmittal number and link to the transmittal also changed. All other information is unchanged. [MM10454]
Modified: 3/8/2018
The allowances for procedure codes G0008 and G0009 are based on the allowance for code 90471. [CR 7124]
Modified: 3/6/2018
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, 2018. Revised 3/6/2018.
Modified: 3/6/2018
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, 2018. Revised 3/6/2018.
Modified: 3/6/2018
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, 2018. Revised 3/6/2018.
Modified: 3/1/2018
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 2017-2018 flu season.
Modified: 11/13/2017
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2018 [CR 10351]
Modified: 11/13/2017
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2018. [CR 10351]
Modified: 11/13/2017
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-December 31, 2018. [CR 10351]
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: 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: 1/8/2016
View MPFS disclosures for dates of service January 1-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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