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Section 1876 and 1833 Cost Plan Enrollee Access to Care through Original MedicareInpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) Medical Review ChangesSecond Update to CR 11152 Implementation of the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM)The Supplemental Security Income (SSI)/Medicare Beneficiary Data for Fiscal Year 2018 for Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Hospitals, Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), and Long Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs)How to Use the Medicare Coverage DatabaseProhibition Billing Dually Eligible Individuals Enrolled in the Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB) ProgramUpdate Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Pricer and Related Claims ReprocessingJanuary 2021 Integrated Outpatient Code Editor (I/OCE) Specifications Version 22.0Updates to Ensure the Original 1-Day and 3-Day Payment Window Edits are Consistent with Current PolicyActivation of Systematic Validation Edits for OPPS Providers with Multiple Service LocationsMedically Unlikely Edits (MUE) and Bilateral Surgical ProceduresNotifying Medicare Patients about Lifetime Reserve Days (LRDs)Written Inquiries sent to Palmetto GBAMay 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryMedicare Continues to Modernize Payment SoftwareDecember 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryNew Point of Origin Code for Transfer from a Designated Disaster Alternate Care SiteReview of Hospital Compliance with Medicare's Transfer Policy with the Resumption of Home Health Services & Other Information on Patient Discharge Status CodesMedically Unlikely Edits (MUEs) for Pressurized or Non-pressurized Inhalation TreatmentQuarterly Update to the Long Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 PricerModify Edits in the Fee for Service (FFS) System when a Beneficiary has a Medicare Advantage (MA) PlanJuly 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryActivation of Systematic Validation Edits for OPPS Providers with Multiple Service LocationsChange to the Payment of Allogeneic Stem Cell Acquisition ServicesOctober 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryUpdate to the Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) Prospective Payment System (PPS) for Calendar Year (CY) 2021 - Recurring File UpdateAdditional Documentation Requests (ADRs) Can Be ConfusingProper Use of Modifier 59Correction to Editing Update for Vaccine ServicesUpdate to Medicare Deductible, Coinsurance and Premium Rates for Calendar Year (CY) 2021June 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryCMS Provider Minute Videos for Part A and Part B Providers and DMEPOS SuppliersSeptember 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryMedicare Part A Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Pricer Update FY 2021Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) Planning Services EditingInpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) Annual Update: Prospective Payment System (PPS) Pricer Changes for FY 2021Skilled Nursing Facility Value-Based Purchasing Program UpdatedMedicare Does Not Pay Acute-Care Hospitals for Outpatient Services They Provide to Beneficiaries in a Covered Part A Inpatient Stay at Other FacilitiesUpdates to Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) ClaimsHow often does CMS update the Medicare Revalidation List due date information?Medically Unlikely Edits (MUEs) ReminderBilling Requirements for OPPS Providers with Multiple Service LocationsAnnual Clotting Factor Furnishing Fee Update 2021Updates to Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) to Correct the Adjustment ProcessNovember 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryIncreasing Access to Innovative Antibiotics for Hospital Inpatients Using New Technology Add-On Payments: Frequently Asked QuestionsImplementation of Two New NUBC Condition Codes. Condition Code "90", "Service Provided as Part of an Expanded Access Approval (EA)" and Condition Code "91", "Service Provided as Part of an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA)"Medicare Cost Report E-Filing (MCReF)July 2020 Quarterly Update to the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 PricerApril 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryNext Generation Accountable Care Organization - ImplementationNew Medicare Webpage on Patient Driven Payment ModelClaim Status Category and Claim Status Codes UpdatesDid You Know Putting Condition Code D9 on Your Claim Will Cause it to Suspend?Update to Rural Health Clinic (RHC) All Inclusive Rate (AIR) Payment Limit for Calendar Year (CY) 2021Home Health Prospective Payment System (HH PPS) Rate Update for Calendar Year (CY) 2021Update to Vaccine Services EditingUpdates to Nursing and Allied Health Education Medicare Advantage Payment PoliciesOctober 2019 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryImplementation of Changes in the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) and Payment for Dialysis Furnished for Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in ESRD Facilities for Calendar Year (CY) 2021Update to the Model Admission Questions for Providers to Ask Medicare BeneficiariesApril 2020 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)Instructions to Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) on COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Blanket Waivers for Medicare-Dependent, Small Rural Hospitals and Sole Community HospitalsReading An Institutional Remittance Advice (RA)Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Reporting Requirement and Billing UpdatesFiscal Year (FY) 2021 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) PPS ChangesQuarterly Update to the End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System (ESRD PPS)March 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryAugust 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryNew Electronic System for Provider Reimbursement Review Board AppealsPalmetto GBA B Notice or 1099 Request FormInpatient Psychiatric Facilities Prospective Payment System (IPF PPS) Updates for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021February 2020 JJ Part A Medicare AdvisoryQuarterly Update to the Fiscal Year 2020 Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities PricerQuarterly Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Drug/Biological Code Changes - July 2020 UpdateNCD 20.4 Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators (ICDs)January 2021 Quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B Drug Pricing Files and Revisions to Prior Quarterly Pricing FilesPlease Do Not Email Protected Health Information (PHI)July 2020 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)Drug Claims Rejected in ErrorMedicare Plans to Modernize Payment Grouping and Code Editor SoftwareMLN Connects for Thursday, February 25, 2021Identify a ProviderMedicare Clarifies Recognition of Interstate License CompactsQuarterly Update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) - April 2020 UpdateApril Quarterly Update for 2020 Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee ScheduleMLN Connects Special Edition - Monday, December 14, 2020Add Dates of Service (DOS) for Pneumococcal Pneumonia Vaccination (PPV) Health Care Procedure Code System (HCPCS) Codes (90670, 90732), and Remove Next Eligible Dates for PPV HCPCSMedicare Pharmacies and Other Suppliers May Temporarily Enroll as Independent Clinical Diagnostic Laboratories to Help Address COVID-19 TestingTherapy Codes UpdateMLN Connects for Thursday, January 7, 20212021 Annual Update of Per-Beneficiary Threshold AmountsInstitutional Billing ResourcesCY 2021 Update for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee ScheduleMLN Connects for Thursday, January 14, 2021Provider Compliance Tips for Polysomnography (Sleep Studies) - RevisedManual Update to Pub. 100-04, Chapter 38, to Remove Identification of Items or Services Related to the 2010 Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico SectionMLN Connects Special Edition - Friday, December 18, 2020: COVID-19: Add-on Payment for New Treatments.Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) Removal from the Medicare Inpatient-Only (IPO) List and Application of the 2-Midnight RuleOctober 2020 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)Claims reporting HCPCS Code C9399 - Unclassified Drugs or BiologicalsNew and Expanded Flexibilities for Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE)Medicare Advantage Plan Directory (CMS website)Reduce Risk of Opioid Overdose Deaths by Avoiding and Reducing Co-Prescribing Benzodiazepines2021 Annual Update of Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Codes for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Consolidated Billing (CB) UpdateMLN Connects for Thursday, January 21, 2021National Coverage Determination (NCD) 20.19 Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM)Writing Therapy GoalsNational Coverage Determination (NCD 30.3.3): Acupuncture for Chronic Low Back Pain (cLBP)Changes to the Laboratory National Coverage Determination (NCD) Edit Software for October 2020Accepting Payment from Patients with a Medicare Set-Aside ArrangementJanuary 2021 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)April 2021 Quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B Drug Pricing Files and Revisions to Prior Quarterly Pricing FilesMLN Connects Special Edition - Friday, December 18, 2020FAQs on the 3-Day Payment Window for Services Provided to Outpatients Who Later Are Admitted as InpatientsMedicare Advantage (MA) Plans Adherence to Local and National Coverage Determination InquiriesA Prescriber's Guide to the New Medicare Part D Opioid Overutilization Policies for 2019Alpha-Numeric HCPCS2021 Annual Update to the Therapy Code ListSubmit Medical Record Documentation via esMDStandard Elements for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Order, and Master List of DMEPOS Items Potentially Subject to a Face-to-Face Encounter and Written Orders Prior to Delivery and, or Prior Authorization RequirementsMLN Connects for Thursday, February 11, 2021COVID-19 Blanket Swing Bed Waiver for Addressing Barriers to Nursing Home Placement for Hospitalized IndividualsReview of Hospital Compliance with Medicare's Transfer Policy with the Resumption of Home Health Services and the Use of Condition Codes (A-04-18-04067)Claim Status Category and Claim Status Codes UpdateUpdate to the Medicare Claims Processing ManualBilling for Services when Medicare is a Secondary PayerUpdate to the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10) Diagnosis Codes for Vaping Related Disorder and Diagnosis and Procedure Codes for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Identify a Medicare Advantage PlanNew Waivers for Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Hospitals, Long-Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs), and Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs) due to Provisions of the CARES ActQuarterly Update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) - October 2020 UpdateMLN Connects Special Edition - Monday, December 28, 2020Vitamin B-12 Medicare Coverage GuidelinesEmergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) and the Born-Alive Infant Protection ActNew Physician Specialty Code for Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery (MDS) and Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) and a New Supplier Specialty Code for Home Infusion Therapy ServicesMedicare Advantage (MA) Plan Overpayments: BackgroundServices Excluded By StatuteMedically Unlikely Edits (MUE) programMLN Connects for Thursday, December 17, 2020Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID) Model - Implementation of the Hospice Benefit ComponentTelehealth Expansion Benefit Enhancement Under the Pennsylvania Rural Health Model (PARHM) - ImplementationNational Coverage Determination (NCD) 160.18 Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)MLN Connects for Thursday, February 18, 2021Calendar Year (CY) 2021 Annual Update for Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule and Services Subject to Reasonable ChargeNational Coverage Determination (NCD 90.2): Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) for Medicare Beneficiaries with Germline (Inherited) CancerSummary of Policies in the Calendar Year (CY) 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) Final Rule, Telehealth Originating Site Facility Fee Payment Amount and Telehealth Services List, CT Modifier Reduction List, and Preventive Services List2021 Annual Update for the Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) Bonus PaymentsLocal Coverage Determinations (LCDs)Date of Service ReportingAppropriate Use Criteria (AUC) for Advanced Diagnostic Imaging - Approval of Using the K3 Segment for Institutional ClaimsCredit Balance Reports: Submission Tips Meeting CMS StandardsInfluenza Vaccine Payment Allowances - Annual Update for 2020-2021 SeasonChanges to the End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) PRICER to Accept the New Outpatient Provider Specific File Supplemental Wage Index Fields, the Network Reduction Calculation and New Value Code for Time on MachineClaim Status Category and Claim Status Codes UpdateOctober Quarterly Update for 2020 Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee ScheduleNCD (20.32) Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)Reminder on Billing Requirements Implemented for non-OPPS ProvidersMLN Connects Special Edition - Thursday, December 10, 2020FAQs on the 3-Day Payment Window for Services Provided to Outpatients Who Later Are Admitted as InpatientsMLN Connects for Thursday, January 28, 2021MLN Connects Special Edition - Wednesday, December 9, 2020MLN Connects for Thursday, March 4, 2021MLN Connects for Thursday, February 4, 2021Request for Accelerated Payment InstructionMedicare Coverable Services for Integrative and Nonpharmacological Chronic Pain ManagementDiagnosing Sepsis and Related ConditionsImportant Credit Balance (CMS-838) Report InformationMLN Connects Special Edition - January 7, 2021July Quarterly Update for 2020 Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee ScheduleQuarterly Update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) - July 2020 UpdateProvider ResponsibilityAmbulance Inflation Factor (AIF) for Calendar Year (CY) 2021 and Productivity AdjustmentEntering Beneficiary Information: eServices Eligibility Inquiry vs. Claim SubmissionAlcohol Misuse Screening and CounselingOnly Providers With a Valid Administrative Simplification Compliance Act (ASCA) Waiver Can Submit Paper ClaimsOpen Draft Local Coverage Determination (LCD) MeetingInpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs) Required DocumentationNeulasta ChecklistJurisdiction J (JJ) Local Coverage Determination (LCD) NotificationBankruptcyDiscontinuation of Common Working File (CWF) Eligibility Access for New Direct Data Entry (DDE) ID RequestsPotential Medicare Advantage (MA) Plan OverpaymentsNew Requirements Added for Changing and Resetting Passwords in Direct Data Entry (DDE)Outpatient Therapy Cap Repeal and KX Modifier UseDRG 329 - 331 Major Small and Large Bowel ProceduresZ Codes That May be Principal/First-Listed DiagnosisAvastin ChecklistJurisdiction J (JJ) Articles Unrelated to Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) NotificationRemicade ChecklistSettlement OfferPhase II Timely Filing Waiver (TFW) Demand LettersTherapeutic ExerciseGuidance for Claims Returned to the Provider (RTP)Occurrence Code 50: RemindersPayment Rate for 340B-acquired Drug ReimbursementTop Time-Saving Tools for Palmetto GBA ProvidersMedicare Advantage (MA) Overpayments Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)Fraud Alert: Genetic Testing ScamWays to Connect to Palmetto GBAProstate Cancer ScreeningsBilling Instructions for Investigational Device Exemptions (IDEs)Medicare Advantage (MA) Plan Overpayments - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)Looking for Medicare Coverage Information?Manual TherapyLivanta's Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for Healthcare ProvidersRituxan ChecklistUnsolicited Fax or Email InquiryPolysomnography (Sleep Study)Prolia ChecklistImportant Tax Information - 1099 FormsApril 30, 2019, Part A Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Payer Webcast: Questions & AnswersBilling Drug Waste with C9399Standard Operating Procedures for Diagnostic TestingJJ Part A 2020 Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) RatesHCPCS Code G2211 is a Bundled Service and Not Separately PaidHow To Recognize an SMRC AuditJurisdictions J and M Quarterly Medicare Part A Updates, Changes and RemindersJJ Part A 2021 Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) RatesSingle Use Vial/Package Drug Wastage Billing and Coverage GuidelinesProliaProvider Compliance Tips for Nebulizers and Related Drugs Fact Sheet - RevisedDRG 483 - Major Joint/Limb Reattachment Procedure of Upper ExtremitiesRecovery Audit Contractor (RAC) InformationRemittance Advice Resources and FAQs (CMS Product)Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Part APromoting Interoperability (PI) ProgramsMLN Connects for Thursday, December 10, 2020April 2021 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)Moderate Sedation ServicesRemittance Advice Remark Code (RARC), Claims Adjustment Reason Code (CARC), Medicare Remit Easy Print (MREP) & PC Print UpdateQuarterly Update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) - April 2021 UpdateClinical Laboratory Fee Schedule - Medicare Travel Allowance Fees for Collection of SpecimensQuarterly Update for Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule and Laboratory Services Subject to Reasonable Charge PaymentApril Quarterly Update for 2021 Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee ScheduleFiscal Year (FY) 2021 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) PPS ChangesApril 2021 Update to the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS)Save Time with eTicket ModuleApril 2021 Integrated Outpatient Code Editor (I/OCE) Specifications Version 22.1Summary of Policies in the Calendar Year (CY) 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) Public Health Emergency (PHE) Interim Final RulesMLN Connects Special Edition - Tuesday, December 22, 2020Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Suppliers: Separate Medicare EnrollmentInpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) ResourcesInpatient Rehabilitation FacilityHospitals: Physician Time Studies During the COVID-19 PHEThe Medicare Part A Quarterly Updates Webinar Will Be Held March 17Clarification of Negative ReimbursementLong Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Interrupted Stay PolicyCertifying Patients for the Medicare Home Health BenefitCMS Open Payments Data WebsiteNew Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) Get It, Use ItImplementation of Changes in the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) and Payment for Dialysis Furnished for Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in ESRD Facilities for Calendar Year (CY) 2021COVID-19: RHC and FQHC Lump Sum PaymentsFace-to-Face Encounters and Certification for Home Health Care and Physician Documentation RequirementsWhy isn't Mary Receiving the Home Health Care Her Physician Ordered?Home Health Plans of Care: NPs, CNSs and PAs Allowed to CertifyProvider Self Service ApplicationsMLN Connects for Thursday, March 11, 2021Claims Processing Instructions for National Coverage Determination (NCD) 20.4 Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators (ICDs)Update to the Manual for Telephone Services, Physician Assistant (PA) Supervision, and Medical Record Documentation for Part B ServicesNew Provider Enrollment Administrative Action AuthoritiesRepayment of COVID-19 Accelerated and Advance Payments Began on March 30, 2021Therapy Claims: Reprocessing Dates of Service from January 1 through February 15Update to the Payment for Grandfathered Tribal Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) for Calendar Year (CY) 2021International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determination (NCDs): July 2021Assisted Suicide Funding Restriction Act of 1997 (P.L. 105-12)Common Working File (CWF) Edits for Medicare Telehealth Services and Manual UpdateSpecial Provisions for Radiology Additional Documentation RequestsMLN Connects Special Edition: Tuesday, April 28, 2021MLN Connects for Thursday, April 29, 2021Update to Rural Health Clinic (RHC) Payment LimitsMLN Connects for Thursday, May 6, 2021MLN Connects Special Edition: Tuesday, May 11, 2021Waiver of Coinsurance and Deductible for Hepatitis B Preventive Service Vaccine Code, Section 4104 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act (the Affordable Care Act), Removal of Barriers to Preventive Services in MedicareMedicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Coverage of Costs for Kidney Acquisitions in Maryland Waiver (MW) Hospitals for Medicare Advantage (MA) BeneficiariesMLN Connects for Thursday, May 13, 2021MLN Connects for Thursday, May 20, 2021Remittance Advice Remark Code (RARC), Claims Adjustment Reason Code (CARC), Medicare Remit Easy Print (MREP) and PC Print Update MLN Connects for Thursday, May 27, 2021International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determinations (NCDs) - October 2021National Coverage Determination (NCD) 210.3 - Screening for Colorectal Cancer (CRC) - Blood-Based Biomarker TestsMLN Connects for Thursday, June 3, 2021International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD10) and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determination (NCDs) - July 2021 MLN Connects for Thursday, June 10, 2021July 2021 Quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B Drug Pricing Files and Revisions to Prior Quarterly Pricing FilesQuarterly Update for Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule (CLFS) and Laboratory Services Subject to Reasonable Charge Payment Changes to the Laboratory National Coverage Determination (NCD) Edit Software for July 2021MLN Connects for Thursday, June 17, 2021National Coverage Determination (NCD) 20.9.1 Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs)July 2021 Integrated Outpatient Code Editor (I/OCE) Specifications Version 22.2July 2021 Update of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)MLN Connects Special Edition: Wednesday, June 9, 2021Quarterly Update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB) - July 2021 UpdateJuly 2021 Quarterly Release Temporary HoldJuly 2021 Release Dark Days for the Common Working File (CWF) HostsMLN Connects for Thursday, June 24, 2021MLN Connects Special Edition - Monday, June 28, 2021'What If' and Scenario QuestionsMLN Connects for Thursday, July 1, 2021MLN Connects Special Edition - Thursday, July 1, 2021October Quarterly Update to 2021 Annual Update of HCPCS Codes Used for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Consolidated Billing (CB) EnforcementJuly Quarterly Update for 2021 Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee ScheduleMLN Connects for Thursday, July 8, 2021MLN Connects Special Edition - Tuesday, July 13, 2021MLN Connects for Thursday, July 15, 2021eTicket Enables Providers to Save Time with Every CallOctober 2021 Quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B Drug Pricing Files and Revisions to Prior Quarterly Pricing FilesePass is Available to Ease the Burden of Repeated Authentication When Calling Palmetto GBA's Provider Contact CenterChanges to the Laboratory National Coverage Determination [NCD] Edit Software for October 2021National Coverage Determination (NCD) RemovalMLN Connects Special Edition: Monday, July 19, 2021If You've Contacted Us Recently, We Would Love to Hear About Your Experience!National Coverage Determination (NCD 110.24): Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-cell TherapyMLN Connects for Thursday, July 22, 2021Section 50 in Chapter 30 of Publication (Pub.) 100-04 Manual UpdatesImplement Operating Rules - Phase III Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA) Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT): Committee on Operating Rules for Information Exchange (CORE) 360 Uniform Use of Claim Adjustment Reason Codes (CARC), Remittance Advice Remark Codes (RARC) and Claim Adjustment Group Code (CAGC) Rule - Update from Council for Affordable Quality Health Care (CAQH) COREMedicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Response to the Public Health Emergency on the Coronavirus (COVID-19)