Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) - Revised

MLN Matters Number: MM10901 Revised
Related CR Release Date: February 12, 2019
Related CR Transmittal Number: R863PI
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 10901
Effective Date: October 3, 2018
Implementation Date: January 8, 2019

Note: CMS revised this article on February 14, 2019, to reflect the revised CR 10901 issued on February 12, 2019, that includes changes to the updates in Chapter 13 of the Medicare Program Integrity Manual. The CR changed the effective date to October 3, 2018, CMS made that change in the article. CMS also revised the CR release date, transmittal number, and the web address of the CR. All other information remains the same.

CR 10901 notifies MACs that, in accordance with Section 4009 of H.R. 34-21st Century Cures Act (Public Law No: 114-255), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is updating the "Medicare Program Integrity Manual" with detailed changes to the LCD process. You should ensure that your staffs are aware of these changes.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)10901.

Last Updated Feb 14, 2019