Jun 1st, 2012
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently revised the National Coverage Determination (NCD) for Extracorporeal Photopheresis (110.4) to add coverage for the treatment of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) following lung allograft transplantation. Medicare coverage is effective for services rendered on or after April 30, 2012 when provided under a clinical research study a...
In CMS
Dec 14th, 2009
Physicians should expect claims processing delays when submitting line items with modifier PA Surgery wrong body part, PB Surgery wrong patient, or PC Wrong surgery on patient. Modifier PC, in particular, has created so much confusion among providers, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the agency has instructed contractors to suspend, review, and develop all ...