MLN Connects - December 16, 2021

2% Payment Adjustment (Sequestration) Changes

MLN Connects newsletter for Thursday, December 16, 2021

News

  • Medicare FFS Claims: 2% Payment Adjustment (Sequestration) Changes
  • Flu Shot Disparities
  • Opioid Treatment Programs: New Information for 2022
  • Medicare Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule Private Payor Data Reporting - Delayed until 2023
  • PEPPERs for Short-Term Acute Care Hospitals
  • COVID-19 Vaccine & Monoclonal Antibody Products: Changes for MA Plan Claims Starting January 1, 2022

Claims, Pricers, & Codes

  • Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, 15 Valent
  • Average Sales Price Files: January 2022
  • Skin Substitute Codes
  • National Correct Coding Initiative Medicare Policy Manual: Annual Update

Events

  • Medicare Ground Ambulance Data Collection System: Q&A Session - January 18

MLN Matters® Articles

  • Calendar Year 2022 Update for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee Schedule
  • Incorporation of Recent Provider Enrollment Regulatory Changes into Chapter 10 of CMS Publication (Pub.) 100-08
  • Summary of Policies in the Calendar Year (CY) 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) Final Rule, Telehealth Originating Site Facility Fee Payment Amount and Telehealth Services List, CT Modifier Reduction List, and Preventive Services List - Revised

Publications

  • Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) Medicare Billing & Payment - Revised

Information for Medicare Patients

  • 2022 Medicare & You Handbook

 

            Last Updated Thu, 16 Dec 2021 14:11:44 +0000