Billing and Coding: MolDX: Multiplex Nucleic Acid Amplified Tests for Respiratory Viral Panels - R12 - Effective January 01, 2021

This coverage article has been revised and published for notice under contract numbers: 02101 (AK), 02201 (ID), 02301(OR), 02401 (WA), 03101 (AZ), 03201 (MT), 03301 (ND), 03401 (SD), 03501 (UT), and 03601.

Effective Date: January 01, 2021
Summary of Changes: Under ICD-10 Codes that Support Medical Necessity Group 1: Codes added J12.82, Z20.822, and Z86.16. This revision is due to the Q1 2021 CPT/HCPCS Code Update and is retroactive effective for dates of service on or after 1/1/2021.

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