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Processing Issues

Modified: 7/16/2019
This table displays Part A and Part B processing issues that are being worked currently or have been resolved recently.
Modified: 7/16/2019
CMS published a final decision memorandum for vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for treatment-resistant depression (TRD) on February 15, 2019. MACs will adjust claims brought to their attention.
Modified: 7/6/2019
An error in the implementation of the 2019 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) payment adjustment has been discovered. Medicare administrative contractors (MACs) will adjust claims as needed.
Modified: 7/5/2019
A system edit erroneously excluded covered diagnosis codes for Mohs surgery with no separate excision. MACs will adjust claims beginning no later than March 29.
Modified: 6/18/2019
Due to a system error, some claims for nonparticipating providers were paid incorrectly resulting in overpayments. These claims will be reprocessed and overpayment letters will be issued.
Modified: 1/9/2019
There are no items in this section at this time.
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