Tagged with CLFS Clinical Lab Fee Schedule
CMS has released its preliminary payment rates for laboratory tests to be paid under the new market-based Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule (CLFS) to take effect January 1, 2018.
CMS has announced a deadline postponement for certain laboratories to report private payer data for the new laboratory fee schedule. CMS stated the deadline was moved to May 30 due to industry feedback which suggested that many reporting entities would not be able to submit a complete set of applicable information by the initial March 31 deadline.
CMS in September released the preliminary CY2017 Medicare clinical laboratory fee schedule (CLFS) payments determinations for new and reconsidered test codes as well as final gapfill payment rates for 2016.