Pharmacy

Pharmacy Question for the Week of December 30, 2019

Pharmacy Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

Can you tell me more about whole blood coverage?

Answer:

According to the Medicare Benefit Policy Manuel:

“Whole blood is a biological, which cannot be self-administered and is covered when furnished incident to a physician’s services. Payment may also be made for blood fractions if all coverage requirements are satisfied and the blood deductible has been met.”