Lab: Controlled Substance Monitoring and Drugs of Abuse Testing LCD - R7

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

Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) Number: L36668
LCD Title: Lab: Controlled Substance Monitoring and Drugs of Abuse Testing
Effective Date: 12/27/2018
Summary of Changes:

  • Removed reference #4: Bolen J. Survey of Drug Testing Policy in the Management of Chronic Pain.
  • Added "Lab" to title

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Last Updated Feb 04, 2019