An Omnibus CR to Implement Policy Updates in the CY 2023 PFS Final Rule, including (1) Removal of Selected NCDs (NCD 160.22 Ambulatory EEG Monitoring), and, (2) Expanding Coverage of Colorectal Cancer Screening - Full Agile Pilot CR
The purpose of this omnibus Change Request (CR) is to make contractors aware of policy updates resulting from changes specified in the Calendar Year (CY) 2023 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Final Rule (87 FR 69404), published in the Federal Register on 11/18/2022. The policy updates include removal of one selected National Coverage Determination (NCD) : Ambulatory Electroencephalographic (EEG) Monitoring (NCD 160.22 stool-based test returns a positive result.
Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Issue Date: January 27, 2023
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