Nonphysician Practitioners


Guidance for nonphysician practitioner services is available through these links.

CMS Medicare Benefit Policy Manual, (Pub. 100-02), Chapter 15 (PDF, 1.29 MB).

  • Nurse midwife (CMN) services: Section 180
  • Physician assistant (PA) services: Section 190
  • Nurse practitioner (NP) service: Section 200
  • Clinical nurse specialist (CNS) services: Section 210




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