AUC Educational and Operational Testing Period extended through 2021

CMS announced on the Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) Program website that the Educational and Operational Testing Period has been extended through CY 2021. The testing period was scheduled to end on December 31, 2020 with full implementation of the program on January 1, 2021. With this announcement, providers who submit claims in 2021 will not have their claims denied for failing to include the required AUC information (e.g., CDSM consulted).

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