MLN Connects - May 4, 2023

MLN Connects Newsletter: May 4, 2023


  • FAQs on CMS Waivers, Flexibilities, and the End of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
  • Guidance for the Expiration of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
  • COVID-19 Over-the-Counter Tests
  • Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program: Public Health Emergency Flexibilities Continue through December 31
  • Transplant Eco-System: Role of Data in CMS Oversight of The Organ Procurement Organizations
  • Expanded Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Model: April Newsletter & Performance Reports
  • Religious Nonmedical Health Care Institution Benefit & COVID-19 Vaccines
  • Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule 2024 Preliminary Gapfill Rates: Submit Comments by June 26
  • Mental Health: Recommend Medicare Preventive Services

Claims, Pricers, & Codes

  • COVID-19: Reporting CR Modifier & DR Condition Code After Public Health Emergency Update
  • Claim Status Category & Claim Status Codes


  • Medicare Shared Savings Program: Navigating the Application Webinar - May 8
  • HCPCS Public Meeting - May 30 – June 1

MLN Matters® Articles

  • New Fiscal Intermediary Shared System Edit to Validate Attending Provider NPI - Revised


  • Electronic Cell-Signaling Treatment


Last Updated May 04 , 2023