ASM and Partners Issue Joint Letter on Local Coverage Determination

Aug. 13, 2019

ASM joined the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the Association of Public Health Laboratories, (APHL), the College of American Pathologists (CAP), the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), and the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology (PASCV) in comments to Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) Novitas Solutions, Inc. and First Coast Service Options, Inc. on their proposed local coverage determination (LCD) on gastrointestinal multiplex panels. The two MACs cover laboratories in Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey,  New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Comments to Novitas
Comments to First Coast

Author: ASM Advocacy

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