MLN Connects - December 17, 2020

Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule Summary: Telehealth, Preventive Services & More

MLN Connects® for Thursday, December 17, 2020

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  • MLN Web-Based Training: Complete Training & Save Certificates by January 31
  • IRF Quality Reporting Program: December Refresh
  • LTCH Quality Reporting Program: December Refresh
  • COVID-19: Stress & Resilience, Crisis Standards of Care
  • COVID-19: Designated Hospitals Lessons Learned and Patient Surge Management Strategies


  • Ambulance Fee Schedule and Medicare Transports

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  • Summary of Policies in the Calendar Year (CY) 2021 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
  • International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determination (NCDs)--April 2021 - Revised


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


Last Updated Feb 03 , 2023