MLN Connects - September 1, 2022

Payment Allowances for Influenza Vaccine

MLN Connects newsletter for Thursday, September 1, 2022


  • CORRECTION: Monkeypox & Smallpox Vaccines: Include Product Code on Claims
  • COVID-19: Novavax Vaccine Authorized for Patients 12-17 Years Old
  • Medicare Shared Savings Program Saves Medicare More Than $1.6 Billion in 2021 & Continues to Deliver High-quality Care
  • Increased Use of Telehealth for Opioid Use Disorder Services During COVID-19 Pandemic Associated with Reduced Risk of Overdose
  • Sickle Cell Disease: What You Need to Know Video
  • Healthy Aging: Recommend Services for Your Patients


  • DMEPOS Standard Written Order Requirements

Claims, Pricers, & Codes

  • Influenza Vaccine Payment Allowances - Annual Update for 2022-2023 Season
  • Quarterly Update to Home Health (HH) Grouper


  • Introduction to Language Access Plans Web-Based Training
  • Combating Medicare Parts C and D Fraud, Waste, & Abuse Web-Based Training - Revised

Information for Patients

  • How to Report a Medicare Complaint
Last Updated Aug 31 , 2022