CodeMap® 

11/18/2021 2020 Part B Utilization Data Loaded
150 North Wacker Drive
Suite 1870
Chicago, IL 60606
847-381-5465 Phone
847-381-4606 Fax
customerservice@codemap.com
      


User Information

Create New Account

Lost Password

Username:
Password:


Quick Links

LCDs and LCAs
by Contractor

PLA Codes

Laboratory Fee Schedule

2022
2021

Physician Fee Schedule

2022
2021

OPPS Fee Schedule

2022-January
2021-October

ASC Fee Schedule

2022-January
2021-October

APC Codes

2022-January
2021-October

DRG Codes

2022
2021

ASP Drug Pricing Files

January 2022
October 2021


CMS Transmittals



Shipping update: 2022 CodeMap Manuals beginning shipping 1/19. All orders will be shipped by January 31.


Editor's Welcome

This week's briefing concerns two recent actions by CMS that affect the implementation of new codes, and rules governing lab-to-lab referrals. Mark these changes on your calendars and be prepared to update your CPT codes no later than January 1st next year.  As always, please forward any questions, concerns, or ideas for upcoming briefings via email.

Sincerely,

Charles Root, Ph.D.

Grace Periods Eliminated for New Codes

At present, Medicare allows a 90-day grace period following updates to CPT, HCPCS and ICD-9-CM codes to allow providers time to obtain new codes and purge old codes from their billing systems.

As you know, CPT and HCPCS codes are updated annually on January 1st of each year. Traditionally, the grace period for billing the previous year's codes has been January 1st through March 31st.

ICD-9-CM codes are updated annually on October 1st of each year and the grace period for using the previous year's codes has been October 1st through December 31st.

Effective ne....

Sorry, the full document you are trying to access requires an active subscription.

Please login to the left.


Click here for publications catalog.

--

CodeMap┬« is a Registered Trademark of Wheaton Partners, LLC.