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CORRECTION: Leqembi-Related Drug Clinical Trial Number Feb 19, 2024
HCPCS J0129 with JA Modifier Denied in Error for SAD Exclusion List Feb 15, 2024
Activation of Validation Edits for Providers with Multiple Service Locations - Revised SE19007 Feb 15, 2024
ICD-10 & Other Coding Revisions to NCDs: July 2024 Update CR13507 Feb 15, 2024
MLN Connects - February 15, 2024 Feb 15, 2024
Local Coverage Determination (LCD) Finalized - Effective April 1, 2024 Feb 15, 2024
April 2024 Update to the MS-DRG Grouper and MCE Version 41.1 CR13458 Feb 08, 2024
MLN Connects - February 8, 2024 Feb 08, 2024
Billing and Coding: FDA Approved CLL Companion Diagnostic Test (A56009) Retirement - Effective March 30, 2023 Feb 08, 2024
Worksheet S-10 Webinar - March 19, 2024 Feb 06, 2024
Preventive Services - On-Demand Tutorials Available Feb 05, 2024
Payment for MFTs and MHCs in a Method II CAH CR13502 Feb 02, 2024
Internet Only Manual Updates to Pub. 100-02 and 100-04 to Implement Consolidated Appropriations Act 2023 Changes for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) CR13271 Feb 01, 2024
Updated Noridian On-Demand Tutorials Available Feb 01, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Genetic Testing for BCR-ABL Negative Myeloproliferative Disease (A57421) - R10 - Effective January 1, 2024 Feb 01, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Microsatellite Instability-High (MSI-H) and Mismatch Repair Deficient (dMMR) Biomarker for Patients with Unresectable or Metastatic Solid Tumors (A56103) - R4 - Effective January 1, 2024 Feb 01, 2024
MLN Connects - February 1, 2024 Feb 01, 2024
Billing and Coding: Minimal Residual Disease Testing for Hematologic Cancers (A58996) - R5 - Effective January 1, 2024 Feb 01, 2024
CMS and Noridian Web Tours Webinar - March 20, 2024 Jan 30, 2024
New Provider New Biller Webinar - March 26, 2024 Jan 30, 2024
Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Coverage Webinar - March 21, 2024 Jan 30, 2024
Identity and Access Connections Webinar - March 6, 2024 Jan 29, 2024
PECOS Introduction and Overview Webinar - March 13, 2024 Jan 29, 2024
Enrollment Rebuttals Reconsiderations and CAPs Webinar - March 20, 2024 Jan 29, 2024
Update to the Payment for Grandfathered Tribal FQHCs for Calendar Year (CY) 2024 CR13511 Jan 25, 2024
How to Use the Office & Outpatient Evaluation and Management Visit Complexity Add-on Code G2211 CR13473 Jan 25, 2024
HCPCS Codes Used for SNF CB Enforcement: April 2024 Quarterly Update CR13501 Jan 25, 2024
Billing Requirements for IOP Services for Federally Qualified Health Centers & Rural Health Clinics CR13264 Jan 25, 2024
Additional Self-Service Requirements Effective February 5, 2024 Jan 25, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: DecisionDX-Melanoma (A57417) Retirement - Effective August 8, 2022 Jan 25, 2024
MLN Connects - January 25, 2024 Jan 25, 2024
Sacroiliac Joint Injections and Procedures (A59244) - R4 - Effective January 25, 2024 Jan 25, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Pharmacogenomics Testing (A57384) - R13 - Effective January 25, 2024 Jan 25, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Plasma-Based Genomic Profiling in Solid Tumors (A58973) - R4 - Effective January 1, 2024 Jan 25, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Molecular Diagnostic Tests (MDT) (A57526) - R17 - Effective January 1, 2024 Jan 25, 2024
AB DME Workgroup - General Documentation Requirements Webinar - March 13, 2024 Jan 24, 2024
Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Webinar - February 28, 2024 Jan 23, 2024
340B Drug Payment Policy Remedy Payment for Calendar Year (CY) 2018 to CY 2022 Jan 22, 2024
Local and National Coverage Determinations Webinar - February 22, 2024 Jan 19, 2024
Medicare A News JE January 2024 Bulletin - Now Available Jan 18, 2024
National Fee Schedule for Medicare Part B Vaccine Administration CMS - January 2024 - Rescinded CR13408 Jan 18, 2024
Specimen Collection Fees and Travel Allowance: 2024 Update CR13503 Jan 18, 2024
Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System: January 2024 Update CR13488 Jan 18, 2024
Proposed Local Coverage Determinations - Published for Review and Comments Jan 18, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Next-Generation Sequencing for Solid Tumors (A57901) - R6 - Effective January 1, 2024 Jan 18, 2024
MLN Connects - January 18, 2024 Jan 18, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Next-Generation Sequencing Lab-Developed Tests for Myeloid Malignancies and Suspected Myeloid Malignancies (A57891) - R7 - Effective January 1, 2024 Jan 18, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Prognostic and Predictive Molecular Classifiers for Bladder Cancer (A58181) - R7 - Effective January 1, 2024 Jan 18, 2024
Cataract Medical Review Errors and Solutions Webinar - February 27, 2024 Jan 16, 2024
Rural Health Clinic (RHC) Billing Requirements Webinar - February 29, 2024 Jan 16, 2024