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
Computed Tomography Cerebral Perfusion Analysis (CTP)

Billing and Coding: Computed Tomography Cerebral Perfusion Analysis (CTP)
06/25/20 08/08/20 C      
Fluid Jet System in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Billing and Coding: Fluid Jet System in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
06/25/20 08/08/20 C      
Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Billing and Coding: Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
09/09/19 10/25/19 F View [PDF] 01/30/20 View
Implantable Continuous Glucose Monitor (I-CGM)

Billing and Coding: Implantable Continuous Glucose Monitor (I-CGM)
05/21/20 07/06/20 E      
Lab: Urine Drug Testing

Billing and Coding: Lab: Urine Drug Testing
05/28/20 07/12/20 C      
Micro-Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)

Billing and Coding: Micro-Invasive 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 Breast Cancer IndexTM (BCI) Gene Expression Test

Billing and Coding: MolDX Breast Cancer IndexTM (BCI) Gene Expression Test
05/28/20 07/12/20 C      
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

Billing and Coding: Decipher® Biopsy Prostate Cancer Classifier Assay for Men with Intermediate Risk Disease

05/16/19 07/15/19 A View 03/19/20 View
MolDX: DecisionDX Melanoma 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX EndoPredict Breast Cancer Gene Expression Test

Billing and Coding: MolDX EndoPredict Breast Cancer Gene Expression Test
05/28/20 07/12/20 C      
MolDX: Erythrocyte Molecular Antigen Typing 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Liquid Biopsies for Solid Organ Transplantation

Billing and Coding: MolDX: Liquid Biopsies for Solid Organ Transplantation
 
05/28/20 07/12/20 C      
MolDX: Molecular Microscope® Diagnostic System for the Heart 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
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 12/06/19 F View 07/02/20 View
MolDX: Phenotypic Biomarker Detection in Circulating Tumor Cells
 

Billing and Coding: MolDX: Phenotypic Biomarker Detection in Circulating Tumor Cells

05/28/20 07/12/20 C      
MolDX: Pigmented Lesion Assay 05/16/19 07/15/19 F View 4/23/20 View
MolDX: Prognostic and Predictive Molecular Classifiers for Bladder Cancer

Billing and Coding: MolDX: Prognostic and Predictive Molecular Classifiers for Bladder Cancer
05/28/20 07/12/20 C      
MolDX: Razor 14-Gene Lung Cancer Assay 10/22/19 12/6/19 E      
MolDX: Repeat Germline Testing

Billing and Coding: MolDX: Repeat Germline Testing
10/22/2019 12/06/2019 F View 06/18/2020 View
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

Billing and Coding: Non-Invasive Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) for Stable Ischemic Heart Disease
05/07/20 06/21/20 C      
Percutaneous Vertebral Augmentation (PVA) for Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture (VCF)

Billing and Coding: Percutaneous Vertebral Augmentation (PVA) for Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture (VCF)
05/28/20 07/13/20 D      

 

Last Updated Thu, 09 Jul 2020 13:32:27 +0000