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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines require physician supervision over the technical portion of all diagnostic tests (including radiology services) provided to Medicare beneficiaries in a nonhospital setting. Services not meeting supervision requirements are deemed not “reasonable and necessary” for Medicare coverage. As such, a firm understanding of physician supervision requirements is essential.

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