HCPCS Codes for SNF CB - 2021 Annual Update

MLN Matters Number: MM11968
Related CR Release Date: September 11, 2020
Related CR Transmittal Number: R10349CP
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 11968
Effective Date: January 1, 2021
Implementation Date: January 4, 2021

CR 11968 makes changes to Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes and Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) designations that Medicare uses to revise its Common Working File (CWF) edits to allow MACs to make appropriate payments in accordance with policy for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Consolidated Billing (CB) in Chapter 6, Section 110.4.1 and Chapter 6, Section 20.6 in the Medicare Claims Processing Manual (https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Manuals/downloads/clm104c06.pdf). Make sure your billing staffs are aware of these changes.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)11968.

 

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