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Medicare (CMS) October 21st 2018 Local Coverage Determination (LCD) Updates

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Local Coverage Determination (LCD) Updates »

October 21st 2018 Medicare (CMS) LCD Updates:

  • L35408              3D Interpretation and Reporting of Imaging Studies
  • L33804 (retired)  Allergen Immunotherapy
  • A54574              Ambulance Services (Ground Ambulance)
  • L34977              Anorectal Manometry, Anal Electromyography, and Biofeedback Training for Perineal Muscles and Anorectal or Urethral Sphincters
  • L34914              Assays for Vitamins and Metabolic Function
  • L35022              Bariatric Surgical Management of Morbid Obesity
  • L35433              Barium Swallow Studies, Modified
  • A52986              Biomarkers for Oncology
  • L35062              Biomarkers Overview
  • L34833              Cardiac Rhythm Device Evaluation
  • L34093              Chemotherapy and Biologicals
  • L35424              Chiropractic Services
  • L35006              Controlled Substance Monitoring and Drugs of Abuse Testing
  • L36713              Corus® CAD Test
  • L34856              C-Reactive Protein High Sensitivity Testing (hsCRP)
  • L36711              Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • L35003              Intraoperative Neurophysiological Testing
  • L33633              Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA)
  • L34865              Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA)
  • L34961              Mohs Micrographic Surgery (MMS)
  • L37709              MolDX: Foodborne Gastrointestinal Panels Identified by Multiplex Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAATs)
  • L35025              MolDX: Molecular Diagnostic Tests (MDT)
  • L37701              MolDX: Oncotype DX AR-V7 Nucleus Detect for Men with Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer (MCRPC)
  • L35015              Molecular Diagnostics: Genitourinary Infectious Disease Testing
  • L35049              Monitored Anesthesia Care
  • A53134              NCD Coding Article for Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Scans Used for Non-Oncologic Conditions
  • L35081              Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography
  • L34996              Neuromuscular Junction Testing
  • L34975              Neurophysiology Evoked Potentials (NEPs)
  • L33777              Noncovered Services
  • A56166              Noncovered services revision to the Part A and Part B LCD
  • L35397              Non-Invasive Cerebrovascular Arterial Studies
  • L35434              Oximetry Services
  • L35101              Psychiatric Codes
  • L34247              Pulmonary Function Testing
  • L35360              Pulmonary Function Testing
  • L33538 (retired)  Radiation Therapy for T1 Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinomas of the Skin
  • A56165              Radiation therapy for T1 basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of the skin retired Part A and Part B LCD
  • L34938              Removal of Benign Skin Lesions
  • A56150              Response to Comments: MolDX: Foodborne Gastrointestinal Panels Identified by Multiplex Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAATs)
  • A56174              Response to Comments: MolDX: Oncotype DX AR-V7 Nucleus Detect for Men with Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer (MCRPC)
  • A52926              Sipuleucel-T (Provenge®) – Coverage Criteria for Prostate Cancer – Clarification
  • A55719              Sipuleucel-T (Provenge®) – Coverage Criteria for Prostate Cancer – Clarification
  • A52928              Sources of Information and Basis for Decision Noncovered Services LCD
  • L35004              Surgery: Blepharoplasty
  • L35035              Thoracic Aortography and Carotid, Vertebral, and Subclavian Angiography
  • L35428              Thrombolytic Agents
  • L35016              Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • L35010              Trigger Point Injections
  • L35350              Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)
  • L34029 (retired)  Urinalysis
  • A56138 (retired) Urinalysis Coding Guidelines
  • A56164              Urinalysis retired Part A and Part B LCD
  • L34048              Vertebroplasty and Vertebral Augmentation (Percutaneous)


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