Future LCDs

Future Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) are available on the CMS Medicare Coverage Database website.

View All Future LCDs in MCD by State

State This link will take you to an external website. Alaska Arizona Idaho Montana North Dakota Oregon South Dakota Utah Washington Wyoming

If an LCD contains "Coding Guidelines," they are indicated by an asterisk (*) after the MCD Number.

  • Once you access the LCD, the "Coding Guidelines" can be found under the heading, "LCD Attachments" near the end of the document.
  • Note: All CPT/HCPCS codes listed are mentioned in the LCD, but are not necessarily subject to diagnosis codes or coverage criteria.

Looking for LCDs Converted to ICD-10?

A list of Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) converted to ICD-10 is available on the LCDs by Contractor Index (http://go.cms.gov/1tOP9VN This link will take you to an external website. ). Use the scroll box on the index to select your Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) and select the "Submit" button to view a list of states that the specified MAC services. You can then select your MAC name from the table to view the future translated LCDs.

Below is a listing of the Future LCDs. All LCDs for Jurisdiction F states contain the same content/guidelines.

LCD Title CPT / HCPCS Codes Referenced
L37027 Cataract Surgery in Adults This link takes you to an external website. 66830, 66840, 66850, 66852, 66920, 66940, 66985, 66983, 66984
L37068 Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) This link takes you to an external website. N/A
L36857 Measurement of Salivary Hormones This link takes you to an external website. 84999
L37020 Plastic Surgery This link takes you to an external website. 15780, 15781, 15782, 15783, 15830, 15832, 15833, 15834, 15835, 15836, 15837, 15838, 15539, 15847, 15876, 15877, 15878, 15879, 19316, 19318, 19324, 19325, 13928, 13990, 19340, 19342, 19350, 19355, 19357, 19361, 19364, 19366, 19367, 19368, 19369, 19370, 19371, 19380, 19396, 30400, 30410, 30420, 30430, 30435, 30450


Last Updated Oct 17, 2017