Oral Anticancer Drugs and Oral Antiemetic Drugs

The Standard Written Order (SWO) requirements are in effect for dates of service January 1, 2020 and after.
Refer to the SWO page for the elements needed in this streamlined order.

Oral anticancer drugs are covered under the oral anticancer drug benefit [Social Security Act §1861(s)(2)(Q)]. Oral Antiemetic Drugs are covered under the Oral Antiemetic Drug benefit (Social Security Act §1861(s)(2)(T)).

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New ICD 10-Codes NCD110.18 Aprepitant for Chemo-Induced Emesis has been updated. Added ICD-10 codes D04.111, D04.112, D04.121, and D04.122. See CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)10859 for details.

 

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Last Updated Feb 24, 2020

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