AUC for Advanced Diagnostic Imaging - Educational and Operations Testing Period - Claims Processing Requirements

MLN Matters Number: MM11268
Related CR Release Date: July 26, 2019
Related CR Transmittal Number: R2323OTN
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 11268
Effective Date: January 1, 2020
Implementation Date: January 6, 2020

CR11268 informs MACs that, effective on January 1, 2020 (the start of the AUC program Educational and Operations Testing Period), they should accept the Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) related HCPCS modifiers on claims. Please be sure your billing staff and vendors are aware of this update. Subsequent CRs will follow at a later date that will continue AUC program implementation.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)11268.

Last Updated Jul 29, 2019