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MLN Connects - June 20, 2024 Jun 20, 2024
Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Update - July 2024 CR13656 Jun 20, 2024
Medicare Benefit Policy Manual Update: DMEPOS BCD CR13651 Jun 20, 2024
MolDX: Pigmented Lesion Assay (L38151) - R1 - Effective June 20, 2024 Jun 20, 2024
MolDX: Melanoma Risk Stratification Molecular Testing (L37750) - R6 - Effective June 20, 2024 Jun 20, 2024
Temporary Disruption to External Print and Mail Services Alert Jun 14, 2024
Quarterly Update to the NCCI PTP Edits, Version 30.2, Effective July 1, 2024 CR13561 Jun 13, 2024
HCPCS Codes Used for SNF CB Enforcement: October 2024 Quarterly Update CR13661 Jun 13, 2024
Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) Finalized - Effective July 28, 2024 Jun 13, 2024
MLN Connects - June 13, 2024 Jun 13, 2024
Billing and Coding Percutaneous Vertebral Augmentation (PVA) for Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture (VCF) (A56572) - R6 - Effective January 10, 2021 Jun 13, 2024
Portal, IVR and Customer Service Limited Availability on June 28 - 30, 2024 Jun 12, 2024
Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Part B Billing Webinar - 07/23/2024 Jun 11, 2024
Appeals Basics Webinar - 07/25/2024 Jun 11, 2024
Billing and Coding: Epidural Steroid Injections for Pain Management (A58993) - R3 -November 15, 2023 Jun 11, 2024
Billing and Coding: Sacroiliac Joint Injections and Procedures (A59244) - R5 - Effective June 1, 2024 Jun 11, 2024
Billing and Coding: Leadless Pacemakers (A59819) - Effective June 6, 2024 Jun 07, 2024
National Coverage Determination 200.3: Monoclonal Antibodies for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease CR13598 Jun 06, 2024
MLN Connects - June 6, 2024 Jun 06, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Billing and Coding: MolDx: ResponseDX Tissue of Origin (A54494) Retirement - Effective May 30, 2024 Jun 06, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: PAX6 Gene Sequencing (A55625) Retirement - Effective May 29, 2024 Jun 06, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: MMACHC Test (A55288) Retirement - Effective May 30, 2024 Jun 06, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Mitochondrial Nuclear Gene Tests (A55290) Retirement - Effective May 29, 2024 Jun 06, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: CDH1 Genetic Testing (A55970) Retirement - Effective May 30, 2024 Jun 06, 2024
Successful Claims and Appeals for Postoperative Pain Nerve Blocks - Appeals Newsletter Part 10 Jun 03, 2024
Enrollment Changes and Revalidations Webinar - 07/24/2024 Jun 03, 2024
Noridian Provider Enrollment Website Tour Webinar - 07/10/2024 Jun 03, 2024
Provider Enrollment Tips for Addresses, Site Visits, and More Webinar - 07/31/2024 Jun 03, 2024
Provider Enrollment Basics and Overview Webinar - 07/17/2024 Jun 03, 2024
Laboratory Modifiers - On-Demand Tutorials Available Jun 03, 2024
New Provider Enrollment - On-Demand Tutorials Available May 31, 2024
Behavioral Health Integration - On-Demand Tutorials Available May 31, 2024
Medicare Claims Processing Manual Update: Gap-Filling DMEPOS Fees CR13617 May 30, 2024
HCPCS Codes & CLIA Edits: October 2024 CR13620 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Proteomics Testing (A59641) - R4 - Effective May 30, 2024 May 30, 2024
Open Meeting Announcement Botulinum Toxin Injections, Micro Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS), Artificial Intelligence Enabled Quantitative Coronary Topography (AI-QCT)/Coronary Plaque Analysis (AI-CPA) - June 27, 2024 May 30, 2024
MLN Connects - May 30, 2024 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: SMPD1 Genetic Testing (A55627) Retirement - Effective May 21, 2024 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: MCOLN1 Genetic Testing (A55283) Retirement - Effective May 23, 2024 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: L1CAM Gene Sequencing (A55277) Retirement - Effective May 24, 2024 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: Fragile X (A55241) Retirement - Effective May 23, 2024 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: FANCC Genetic Testing (A55183) Retirement - Effective May 21, 2024 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: FDA-Approved EGFR Tests (A54422) - R6 - Effective May 30, 2024 May 30, 2024
Billing and Coding: MolDX: 9p21 Genotype Test (A55092) Retirement - Effective May 24, 2024 May 30, 2024
Comprehensive Error Rate Testing: Reporting Year 2024 Progress Report Letters May 29, 2024
Quarterly Medicare Updates - A/B - After Hours Webinar - 07/09/2024 May 29, 2024
Quarterly Medicare Updates - A/B Webinar - 07/02/2024 May 29, 2024
Annual Wellness Visit Webinar - 06/27/2024 May 29, 2024
Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) Finalized - Effective July 7, 2024 May 23, 2024
Quarterly Update to the MPFS Database - July 2024 Update CR13624 May 23, 2024