The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) replace HCPCS codes G0202, G0204, and G0206 with CPT codes 77067, 77066, and 77065, and make other changes, including the provision of a waiver for some preventative services, including anesthesia for colorectal screening.
Subject: Replacement of Mammography HCPCS Codes, Waiver of Coinsurance and Deductible for Preventive and Other Services, and Addition of Anesthesia and Prolonged Preventive Services
Release Date: November 21, 2017 (orig. date Aug. 18)
Effective Date: January 1, 2018
Implementation Date: January 2, 2018
Special Notes: This Transmittal is no longer sensitive and is being re-communicated November 21, 2017. The Transmittal Number, date of Transmittal and all other information remains the same. This instruction may now be posted to the Internet.