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Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule – Medicare Travel Allowance Fees for Collection of Specimens

This Change Request (CR) revises the payment of travel allowances when billed on a per mileage basis using Health Care Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code P9603 and when billed on a flat rate basis using HCPCS code P9604 for calendar year 2022.

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Final

Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: January 14, 2022

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