Medicare Payment Amounts for New COVID-19 Tests. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has established new codes for laboratory tests for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). CMS provided pricing for codes U0001 and U0002, but instructed Medicare administrative contractors (MACs) to develop the allowance for the remaining codes.
Codes and Allowances: Medicare Payment Amounts for New COVID-19 Tests
The codes and allowances are as follows:
The following are the national average for the codes. Your Medicare allowable might be slightly different.
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