Billing and Coding: MolDX: Multiplex Nucleic Acid Amplified Tests for Respiratory Viral Panels - R8

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: July 30, 2020
Summary of Article Changes:
CPT/HCPCS Codes Group 1: Under CPT/HCPCS Codes Group 1: Codes added U0003 and U0004. Under ICD-10 Codes that Support Medical Necessity Group 1: Paragraph removed the verbiage “87631” and replaced it with “CPT/HCPCS Codes Group 1: Codes.” This revision is due to the Q3 2020 CPT/HCPCS Code Update and is effective for dates of service on or after 7/1/2020.
Under CPT/HCPCS Codes Group 2: Codes added 0151U. This revision is retroactive effective for dates of service on or after 7/30/20.

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            Last Updated Fri, 02 Oct 2020 15:54:59 +0000