Medicare Coverage Database (MCD)

The draft LCDs are available on the CMS MCD website:

Proposed LCDs

When there are Proposed Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) that are in the comment period, this webpage will provide a summary of comments received and Noridian's response. This information will remain on this webpage for at least six months.

Status Indicators

D = Proposed under development, not yet released for comment
C = Proposed LCD released for comment
E = Formal comment period has ended; comments now being considered
F = Final new/revised LCD has been issued for notice
A = Active policy: notice period complete and the policy is in effect

Send Proposed LCD Comments to:

Mail:
Noridian Medicare JE Part A
Attention: Proposed LCD Comments
PO Box 6781
Fargo, ND 58108-6781
Email: policydraft@noridian.com

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Proposed LCD and LCA Title Release Date of Proposed LCD for Comment End Date for Comment Period Current Status Comments / Responses Date of Release for Notice Link to Final LCD
Frequency of Hemodialysis

Frequency of Hemodialysis Billing and Coding LCA
10/05/17 12/15/17 F View 01/03/19 View
Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea 09/09/19 10/25/19 F View [PDF] 01/30/20 View
Micro-Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) 09/09/19 10/25/19 F View 02/06/20 View
MolDX: AlloSure® Cell-Free DNA Testing 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Combinatorial Pharmacogenomics Limited Coverage 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Decipher® Biopsy Prostate Cancer Classifier Assay for Men with Favorable Intermediate Risk Disease 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Decipher® Biopsy Prostate Cancer Classifier Assay for Men with Intermediate Risk Disease 05/16/19 07/15/19 E View 03/19/20 View
MolDX: DecisionDX Melanoma 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Envisia, Veracyte, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Diagnostic Test 10/04/18 12/14/18 A View 04/11/19 View
MolDX: Erythrocyte Molecular Antigen Typing 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Genetic Testing for Lynch Syndrome 10/04/18 12/14/18 F View 02/28/19 View
MolDX: Guardant360® Plasma-Based Comprehensive Genomic Profiling in Solid Tumors 05/16/19 07/15/19 E      
MolDX: Inivata, InVisionFirst, Liquid Biopsy for Patients with Lung Cancer 10/04/18 12/14/18 A View 04/18/19 View
MolDX: Molecular Microscope® Diagnostic System for the Heart 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Multiplex Nucleic Acid Amplified Tests for Respiratory Viral Panels

Multiplex Nuclic Acid Billing and Coding LCA
06/01/17 08/14/17 A View 03/28/19 View
MolDX: myPath Melanoma Assay 10/04/18 12/14/18 F View 04/18/19 View
MolDX: Next-Generation Sequencing for Solid Tumors

Billing and Coding: MolDX: Next-Generation Sequencing for Solid Tumors LCA
05/16/19 07/15/19 F View 04/02/20 View
MolDX: Next-Generation Sequencing Lab-Developed Tests for Myeloid Malignancies and Suspected Myeloid Malignancies

Billing and Coding: MolDX: Next-Generation Sequencing Lab-Developed Tests for Myeloid Malignancies and Suspected Myeloid Malignancies
05/16/19 07/15/19 F View 04/02/20 View
MolDX: Oncotype DX AR-V7 Nucleus Detect for Men with Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer (MCRPC) 10/22/19 12/06/19 E      
MolDX - Pharmacogenomics Testing 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Pigmented Lesion Assay 05/16/19 07/15/19 E      
MolDX: Prospera 05/16/19 07/15/19 E      
MolDX: Razor 14-Gene Lung Cancer Assay 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Repeat Germline Testing 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: SelectMDx for Prostate Cancer 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Signatera and Minimal Residual Disease Testing for Colorectal Cancer 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Tests on Allograft Kidney Biopsy Tissue to Assess for Graft Rejection 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: TruGraf Blood Gene Expression Test 05/16/19 07/15/19 F View 11/21/19 View
Non-Invasive Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) for Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

Non-Invasive Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) for Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Billing and Coding LCA [PDF]
10/31/2019 12/15/19 E      
Percutaneous Vertebral Augmentation (PVA) for Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture (VCF) 06/04/19 07/19/19 F View 01/03/20 View

 

Last Updated Apr 02, 2020