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LCD for Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI) (L34807)
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A56469-Billing and Coding: Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI)

Contractor Information

Contractor Name: CGS Administrators, LLC - Full list of policies of this Medicare Contractor

Contractor Number: 15102

Contractor Type: MAC B

LCD Information

LCD ID Number: L34807 Status: R- Retired

LCD Title: Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI)

Geographic Jurisdiction: Kentucky Other Jurisdictions

Original Determination Effective Date: 10/01/2015

Original Determination Ending Date: 12/04/2021

Revision Effective Date: 12/31/2020

Revision End Date: 12/04/2021

CMS National Coverage Policy:

When the documentation does not meet the criteria for the service rendered, or the documentation does not establish the medical necessity for the services, such services will be denied as not reasonable and necessary under Section 1862(a)(1) of the Social Security Act.

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