Laboratory Question for the Week of February 1, 2021

Laboratory Compliance Question of the Week


What is the update to the national minimum payment amount?


For 2021, the national minimum payment amount is $15.15. This value incorporates the 2020 national minimum payment amount with a 0.2 percent increase. Codes impacted by the national minimum payment amount are: 88142, 88143, 88147, 88148, 88150, 88152, 88153, 88164, 88165, 88166, 88167, 88174, 88175 G0123, G0143, G0144, G0145, G0147, G0148 Q0111, Q0115, and P3000.

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