Policy Article Revisions Summary for August 8, 2019

Outlined below are the principal changes to the DME MAC Policy Article (PA) that has been revised and posted. The policy included is Standard Documentation Requirements for All Claims Submitted to DME MACs. Please review the entire PA for complete information.

Standard Documentation Requirements for All Claims Submitted to DME MACs
PA
Revision Effective Date: 01/01/2019
DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Added: Narrative section to clarify longstanding claims processing instructions
  • Added: Date Span section to clarify longstanding claims processing instructions

08/08/2019: At this time 21st Century Cures Act applies to new and revised LCDs which require comment and notice. This revision is to an article that is not a local coverage determination.

Note: The information contained in this article is only a summary of revisions to the PA. For complete information on any topic, you must review the PA.

Last Updated Aug 13, 2019