CMS Releases CY 2021 CLFS Preliminary Payment Determinations

CMS released CY 2021 preliminary payment determinations for 132 codes including 6 codes for COVID-19 testing reviewed during the summer 2020 CLFS Annual Public Meeting. For each code, CMS announced whether the Agency intends to crosswalk or gapfill to establish the payment rate, along with its rationale for each decision. Comments are due to CMS by October 21, 2020.

CMS Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule (CLFS) Annual Public Meeting