CMS Revised Preventive Services Educational Tool Now Available

PUBLISHED: Sep 20, 2018
Relevant to: All Healthcare Organizations

The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a revised preventive services educational tool. The tool helps health care providers learn about coding, coverage requirements, and patient cost-sharing for each Medicare preventive service.

This educational tool can help health care providers properly furnish and bill Medicare preventive services with information by service that includes:

  • A link to the National Coverage Determination (NCD) webpage for the service, if it applies
  • HCPCS/Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes
  • International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) diagnosis codes
  • Coverage requirements, i.e, who is covered
  • Frequency requirements
  • Medicare beneficiary liability
  • Other notes as needed an applicable

Follow the link below to access the newly updated preventive services educational tool.

Want to read the full alert and receive alert emails?

Browse Additional Alerts