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  • Two New PET Radiopharmaceutical Unclassified Tracer Codes
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    Lacy Gaskins

Two New PET Radiopharmaceutical Unclassified Tracer Codes

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) use and recognize two new PET radiopharmaceutical unclassified tracer codes that can be used temporarily pending the permanent attachment of CPT codes.

Full Transmittal: https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/2017Downloads/R3911CP.pdf

Subject: New Positron Emission Tomography (PET)Radiopharmaceutical/Tracer Unclassified Codes

Number: 3911

Title: 10319

Release Date: November 9, 2017

Effective Date: January 1, 2018

Implementation Date: December 11, 2017 - A/B MAC; April 2, 2018 -FISS

Special Notes: N/A

 

  • Post author
    Lacy Gaskins