Addition of the QW Modifier to HCPCS Code 86328

MLN Matters Number: MM12557
Related CR Release Date: December 10, 2021
Related CR Transmittal Number: R11156OTN
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 12557
Effective Date: September 23, 2020
Implementation Date: January 3, 2022

CR 12557 informs you of:

  • The addition of the QW modifier to Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code 86328
  • Emergency Use Authorizations (EUA) that the FDA can issue during Public Health Emergencies (PHEs)
  • The first EUA issued to detect COVID-19 antibodies for use in patient care

Make sure your billing staff knows about these changes.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)12557.

            Last Updated Thu, 23 Dec 2021 16:49:19 +0000