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  • Exceptions to Laboratory Test Codes
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    Lacy Gaskins

Exceptions to Laboratory Test Codes

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs)  utilize updates to Pub 100-04, Chapter 16, Section 40.8 and recognize exceptions to laboratory test codes. Contractors shall adjust claims after January, 1 2018.

Full Transmittal: https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/2018Downloads/R4000CP.pdf

Subject: Internet Only Manual Update to Pub 100-04, Chapter 16, Section 40.8 -Date of Service Policy

Number: 4000

Title: 10419

Release Date: March 16, 2018

Effective Date: January 1, 2018

Implementation Date: July 2, 2018

Special Notes: NA

 

 

  • Post author
    Lacy Gaskins