The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) handle payments and make changes to the Common Working File (CWF) for the addition of influenza virus vaccine code 90682. Contractors must accept claims with dates of service on or after July 1, 2017. Contractors must make payments, adjust claims and otherwise work with code 90682 according to new guidelines available via a CMS web link.
Subject: Implementation of New Influenza Virus Vaccine Code
Title: Change Request 9876
Release Date: Feb. 3, 2017
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Implementation Date: July 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A