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LCD for In Vitro Chemosensitivity & Chemoresistance Assays (L37628)
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Contractor Information

Contractor Name: Noridian Healthcare Solutions, LLC - Full list of policies of this Medicare Contractor

Contractor Number: 01311

Contractor Type: MAC A

LCD Information

LCD ID Number: L37628 Status: A-Approved

LCD Title: In Vitro Chemosensitivity & Chemoresistance Assays

Geographic Jurisdiction: Nevada Other Jurisdictions

Original Determination Effective Date: 10/01/2018

Original Determination Ending Date:

Revision Effective Date: 02/25/2021

Revision End Date:

CMS National Coverage Policy:

Title XVIII of the Social Security Act, §1862(a)(1)(A) allows coverage and payment for only those services that are considered to be reasonable and necessary for the diagnosis or treatment of illness or injury or to improve the functioning of a malformed body member.

Title XVIII of the Social Security Act, §1862(a)(1)(D) addresses items and service related to research and experimentation.

Title XVIII of the Social Security Act, §1862(a)(7) excludes routine physical examinations.

42 CFR §410.32 Diagnostic x-ray tests, diagnostic laboratory tests, and other diagnostic tests: Conditions

CMS Internet-Only Manual, Pub 100-03, Medicare National Coverage Determinations Manual, Chapter 1, Part 3, §190.7 Human Tumor Stem Cell Drug Sensitivity Assays

CMS Internet-Only Manual, Pub 100-08, Medicare Program Integrity Manual, Chapter 3, § Special Provisions for Lab Additional Documentation Requests

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