Pulmonary Function Testing LCD 3 R8

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

Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) Number: L34247
LCD Title: Pulmonary Function Testing
Effective Date: October 1, 2018
Summary of Changes: The following ICD-10 codes were added back in to the Group 1 ICD-10 Codes That Support Medical Necessity section after inadvertently deleting them with the Annual ICD-10 Code Update effective 10/01/18.

  • G70.00 - Myasthenia gravis without (acute) exacerbation
  • G70.01 - Myasthenia gravis with (acute) exacerbation

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            Last Updated Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:23:35 +0000