Medical Practice Management
Mar 13

Physician HCPCS Codes Excluded from CLIA Edits

Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Codes Subject to and Excluded from Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Edits, CMS CR 4321 – CMS has released an article regarding HCPCS codes subject to and excluded from CLIA edits.  This instruction informs contractors about the new HCPCS codes, including modifiers, for 2006 that are both subject to CLIA edits and excluded from CLIA edits.  The article, titled, Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Codes Subject to and Excluded from Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Edits, is available on the CMS Web page. http://www.trailblazerhealth.com/notices.asp?action=detail&id=3537

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