Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
The purpose of this Change Request (CR) is to inform contractors that effective for claims with dates of service on and after April 10, 2018 Medicare will allow for coverage of
MRI for beneficiaries under certain conditions.
Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Issue Date: October 19, 2018
DISCLAIMER: The contents of this database lack the force and effect of law, except as authorized by law (including Medicare Advantage Rate Announcements and Advance Notices) or as specifically incorporated into a contract. The Department may not cite, use, or rely on any guidance that is not posted on the guidance repository, except to establish historical facts.