AAHomecare provides a point-by-point breakdown of the new LCD, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2023.
On Nov. 18, CMS published a new Oxygen and Oxygen Equipment LCD and Policy Article and the American Association for Homecare has now examined the LCD and article and released key highlights of that analysis.
First, the LCD and policy article were based on three developments:
This new LCD will go into effect on Jan 1, 2023. Since these are non-discretionary changes to the LCD, CMS does not have to provide a commenting opportunity for stakeholders.
AAHomecare released highlights of its analysis of the changes of the new oxygen and oxygen equipment LCD and related policy article:
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