MLN Connects - December 21, 2023

MLN Connects Newsletter: Dec 21, 2023

Editor's Note:

Happy holidays from the MLN Connects team. We’ll release the next regular edition on Thursday, January 4, 2024.


  • CMS Roundup (Dec 15, 2023)
  • Opioid Use Disorder Screenings & Treatment: Medicare Pays for Services
  • Opioid Treatment Programs: New Information for 2024
  • Skilled Nursing Facility Consolidated Billing: Are You Following the Requirements?


  • Global Surgery: Bill Correctly

Claims, Pricers, & Codes

  • Vagus Nerve Stimulators: Transitional Pass-through Status for HCPCS Code C1827 - Updated

MLN Matters® Articles

  • DMEPOS Fee Schedule: CY 2024 Update


  • Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Orientation Video

From Our Federal Partners

  • Urgent Need to Increase Immunization Coverage for Influenza, COVID-19, and RSV & Use of Authorized/Approved Therapeutics in the Setting of Increased Respiratory Disease Activity During the 2023–2024 Winter Season
Last Updated Dec 21 , 2023