Fee Schedule Localities
|Missouri Locality 01||01||Saint Louis City, Saint Louis, Jefferson, Saint Charles|
|Missouri Locality 02||02||Clay, Jackson, Platte|
|Missouri Locality 99||99||Those counties not listed under Locality 01 or 02|
Q: What is a Medicare Fee Locality?
A: A Medicare fee locality is a specific geographical area in which Medicare makes a higher payment to providers. Fee localities are typically centered on large urban areas.
Q: When choosing a fee schedule to download, what is the difference between localities?
A: Currently only providers in Missouri have different fee localities in the Jurisdiction 5 (J5) states. Please see the chart above the Q&As for the different localities.
Q: Where do I find the fee localities on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Website?
A: The localities are located at http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/FeeScheduleGenInfo/index.html(external link), under the downloads section.
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