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