Policy Revision for Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography Local Coverage Determination and Associated Billing and Coding Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography Local Coverage Article - R4 - Effective October 1, 2021

The following Local Coverage Determinations (LCD) and associated Billing and Coding Article (LCA) have been revised under contract numbers: 01112 (NCA), 01182 (SCA), 01212 (AS, GU, HI, and NMI), and 01312 (NV).

Medicare Coverage Database Number LCD Title and Revision Number
L36524 Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography

 

Medicare Coverage Database Number Billing and Coding Article Title and Revision Number
A54969 Billing and Coding: Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography

 

Effective Date: October 1, 2021
Summary of Changes: ICD-10-CM codes added and deleted were missed with the prior ICD-10-CM Annual update to the Billing and Coding LCA only. No updates to the LCD were made.

  • Added:
    • M35.81 - Multisystem inflammatory syndrome
    • M35.89 - Other specified systemic involvement of connective tissue
  • Deleted:
    • M35.8 - Other specified systemic involvement of connective tissue

Visit the Noridian Active LCDs webpage or Noridian Medicare Coverage Articles webpages to view the locally hosted document or access it via the CMS MCD.

            Last Updated Thu, 28 Oct 2021 12:53:59 +0000