MLN Connects for Thursday, September 24, 2020

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MLN Connects® for Thursday, September 24, 2020

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News

* CMS to Expand Successful Ambulance Program Integrity Payment Model Nationwide
* Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program: Become a Medicare Enrolled Supplier
* COVID-19: Maintaining Safety, Critical Care Load-Balancing, & Behavioral Health
* National Cholesterol Education Month & World Heart Day

Claims, Pricers & Codes

* Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program: Valid Claims

Events

* CMS-CDC Fundamentals of COVID-19 Prevention for Nursing Home Management Call — September 24

MLN Matters® Articles

* 2021 Annual Update of Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Codes for Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Consolidated Billing (CB) Update
* National Coverage Determination (NCD 90.2): Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) for Medicare Beneficiaries with Germline (Inherited) Cancer
* Update to the Medicare Claims Processing Manual
* Update to the Model Admission Questions for Providers to Ask Medicare Beneficiaries — Revised

Publications

* Checking Medicare Eligibility