MPFSDB Update to Status Indicators

MLN Matters Number: MM11453
Related CR Release Date: October 18, 2019
Related CR Transmittal Number: R4418CP
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 11453
Effective Date: January 1, 2020
Implementation Date: November 19, 2019

Change Request (CR) 11453 informs MACs that Status Indicator Q (therapy functional information code) is no longer effective with the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) beginning January 1, 2020. Medicare no longer requires functional therapy reporting. CR 11453 makes change to the Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Chapter 23, Section 30.2.2 to reflect this change for Status Indicator Q. Make sure that your billing staffs are aware of this change.

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            Last Updated Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:25:38 +0000