HCPCS Codes for SNF CB Update - 2020 Annual Update

MLN Matters Number: MM11441
Related CR Release Date: August 30, 2019
Related CR Transmittal Number: R4385CP
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 11441
Effective Date: January 1, 2020
Implementation Date: January 6, 2020

CR 11441 makes changes to Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes and Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) designations that will be used to revise Medicare's Common Working File (CWF) edits to allow MACs to make appropriate payments in accordance with policy for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Consolidated Billing (CB) in Chapter 6, Section 110.4.1 and Chapter 6, Section 20.6 in the Medicare Claims Processing Manual (https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Manuals/downloads/clm104c06.pdf). Make sure your billing staffs are aware of these changes.

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Last Updated Sep 04, 2019