LCD ID Number: L35498 Status: A-Approved
LCD Title: Removal of Benign Skin Lesions
Geographic Jurisdiction: Iowa Other Jurisdictions
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CMS National Coverage Policy:
CMS Pub.100-02 Medicare Benefit Policy Manual, Chapter 16 - General Exclusions From Coverage, Section §120 - Cosmetic Surgery
CMS Pub. 100-03 Medicare National Coverage Determinations Manual-Chapter 1, Coverage Determinations, Part 4, Section 250.4 - Treatment of Actinic Keratosis
CMS Pub.100-04 Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Ch. 23 Fee Schedule Administration and Coding Requirements, Section 10.1-10.1.7 – Reporting ICD Diagnosis and Procedure Codes
Title XVIII of the Social Security Act, section 1862 (a)(1)(A). This section allows coverage and payment of those services that are considered to be medically reasonable and necessary.
CMS Transmittal No, 857, effective date October 3, 2018, Change Request 10901 Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) Implementation date January 8, 2019.
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