The following are retired policies. To access the policies listed on this page, make a note of the MCD Policy #, then enter that number in the Document ID field on the CMS Medicare Coverage Database (MCD). Be sure to note the retired effective date of the retired policy, as the policy will not appear as retired until the retired effective date. Prior to the retired effective date, the policy can be accessed by selecting the Local Coverage Determinations (LCD) link from the list of Policy links on the left side of this web page.
To access a previously retired policy (no longer included on this page), please visit the CMS MCD Archive Search web page.
POLICIES WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THE CMS AND WPS MEDICARE WEBSITES ON 07/30/2015.
There are no retired policies for August 2015.
POLICIES WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THE CMS AND WPS MEDICARE WEBSITES ON 06/25/2015.
There are no retired policies for July 2015.
POLICIES WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THE CMS AND WPS MEDICARE WEBSITES ON 05/29/2015.
|Policy Title||MCD Policy #||WPS Policy #||Effective Date|
|Effective 06/01/2015 this Policy and Billing & Coding Guideline is being retired. Please refer to Internet Only Manual for guidance.
CMS Pub100-04 Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Chapter 13- Radiology Services and Other Diagnostic Procedures, Sections:
70 - Radiation Oncology
70.1 - Weekly Radiation Therapy Management
70.2 - Services Bundled Into Treatment Management Codes
70.3 - Radiation Treatment Delivery
70.4 - Clinical Brachytherapy
70.5 - Radiation Physics Services
80 - Supervision and Interpretation (S&I) Codes and Interventional Radiology
100 - Interpretation of Diagnostic Tests
110.0- Special Billing Instructions