Corporate Compliance

Quarterly updates: CMS updates CLIA list, lab NCDs, and more

Medicare Update for Physician Services, August 4, 2011

CMS updates CLIA HCPCS list

On July 22, CMS issued a transmittal to inform contractors of new HCPCS codes subject to the CLIA edits.

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

View the transmittal.

CMS updates lab NCD edits

On July 22, CMS issued a transmittal to update the lab NCD edit module.

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

View the transmittal.

CMS posts ICD-9-CM update reminder

CMS has issued a recurring update notification to remind contractors of the ICD-9-CM update that is effective for the dates of service on and after October 1, 2011.

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

View the transmittal.

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CMS replaces transmittals

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