Frequency of Hemodialysis LCD - R2

The following JE Local Coverage Determination (LCD) has been revised under contractor numbers 01112 (NCA), 01182 (SCA), 01212 (AS, GU, HI, NMI), 01312 (NV). 

Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) Number: L37502
LCD Title: Frequency of Hemodialysis
Effective Date: July 1, 2019
Summary of Changes: Consistent with Change Request 10901 to remove language from CMS Internet Only Manuals (IOM) and/or regulations, list applicable manual regulation references and to remove all CPT and ICD-10 diagnosis codes from LCDs. IOM references have been updated and all codes have been placed in the companion Local Coverage Article A55675, Billing and Coding: Frequency of Hemodialysis. There will not be a lapse in coverage and there has been no change to the coverage content of this LCD.

View the locally hosted Noridian Active LCD.

  • Go to Active LCD webpage.
  • Locate the above listed LCD title.

Last Updated Jul 05, 2019