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• August -- September 1
• September -- October 6
This edition includes information regarding the new advance beneficiary notice and the influenza vaccine code update.
This edition includes information regarding the modernized national plan and provider enumeration system (NPPES), which now has a more responsive user interface and a streamlined national provider identifier (NPI) application process.
This edition includes clarification regarding ambulance, July update to the ASC payment system, and October's update to the laboratory national coverage determination edits.
This edition provides information and requirements related to the qualified Medicare beneficiary indicator.
This edition includes a reminder to take the MAC Satisfaction Indicator (MSI) survey before time runs out. Also included is information regarding the revised CMS-588 used for electronic funds transfer.
This edition includes information regarding the provider enrollment revalidation, the remittance and claims adjustment reason code, and the Medicare travel allowance fees for collection of clinical laboratory specimens. It also provides clarifications and revisions to LCDs and updates to the 'Medicare Claims Processing Manual' to correct remittance advice messages.
This edition includes information regarding CLIA waived lab tests, prompt payment interest rate revision, chronic care management services, and a billing clarification of procedure code 96377.
This edition includes information regarding the April average drug pricing update and the 2017 durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies jurisdiction list.
This edition includes deductible, coinsurance and premium rates and a summary of policies in the 2017 Medicare physician fee schedule final rule.
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