Corporate Compliance

Transmittals and MLN Matters articles: CMS updates I/OCE, reason codes, and more

Medicare Insider, September 14, 2010

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CMS updates reason codes

On September 3, CMS instructed contractors to implement an update to reason codes.

Effective date: January 1, 2011
Implementation date: January 3, 2011

View the transmittal.

CMS implements I/OCE update

On September 3, CMS posted a transmittal to implement the quarterly update to the integrated outpatient code editor (I/OCE), as outlined previously in Medicare Weekly Update. The transmittal includes a summary attachment of I/OCE changes.

Effective date: October 1, 2010
Implementation date: October 4, 2010

View the transmittal.

CMS replaces transmittals

CMS rescinded and replaced two transmittals related to audiology policy, previously outlined in Medicare Weekly Update.



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