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Medicare (CMS) July 15th 2018 Local Coverage Determination (LCD) Updates

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July 15th Medicare (CMS) 2018 LCD Updates:

  • A55607              Additional Information Required for Coverage and Pricing for Category III CPT® Codes
  • A55681              Additional Information Required for Coverage and Pricing for Category III CPT® Codes
  • A55297              Billing and Coding of Drug and Biological Infusions
  • L33270              Bisphosphonates (Intravenous [IV]) and Monoclonal Antibodies in the Treatment of Osteoporosis and Their Other Indications
  • A56063              Bisphosphonates (intravenous [IV]) and monoclonal antibodies in the treatment of osteoporosis and their other indications – revision to the Part A and Part B LCD
  • L34093              Chemotherapy and Biologicals
  • L34356              Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents (ESA)
  • L33908              High Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein (hsCRP)
  • A56057              High sensitivity c-reactive protein (hsCRP) revision to the Part B LCD
  • L35632              MolDX: ConfirmMDx Epigenetic Molecular Assay
  • L35024              MolDX: Genetic Testing for Lynch Syndrome
  • A53558              MolDX: PIK3CA Gene Tests Coding and Billing Guidelines
  • L33438              Octreotide Acetate for Injectable Suspension (Sandostatin LAR® depot)
  • A52467              Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) Devices for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea – Policy Article
  • L33445              Removal of Benign and Malignant Skin Lesions
  • A55433 (retired) Response to Comments: MolDX – CDD: Oncotype DX ® Breast Cancer for DCIS (Genomic Health ™)
  • A55538 (retired) Response to Comments: MolDX DecisionDX Uveal Melanoma
  • A56059              Response to Comments: MolDX: ConfirmMDx Epigenetic Molecular Assay
  • A56060              Response to Comments: MolDX: Genetic Testing for Lynch Syndrome
  • A54808 (retired) Response to Comments: MolDX: HLA-DQB1 0602 Testing for Narcolepsy
  • A55434 (retired) Response to Comments: MolDX: HLA-DQB1*06:02 Testing for Narcolepsy
  • A55539 (retired) Response to Comments: MolDX: Prolaris™ Prostate Cancer Genomic Assay for Men with Favorable Intermediate Risk Disease
  • A55552 (retired) Response to Comments: MolDX: Vita Risk™ Pharmacogenetic Test for Dry Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
  • A55557 (retired) Response to Comments: MolDX: Xpresys Lung


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