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Palmetto GBA now requiring sleep-specific accreditation in Jurisdictions J and M

Medicare contractor Palmetto GBA recently released revisions to its local coverage determination (LCD) policy for polysomnography and other sleep studies for Medicare Jurisdictions J and M (L36593), affecting sleep facilities in 7 states:  Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.  [...]

2018-03-23T23:27:18+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Accreditation, Featured|

Jurisdiction J transition to Palmetto GBA results in new sleep facility accreditation requirement

Due to a recent transition in the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for Jurisdiction J, sleep facilities in Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee need to ensure that they meet all coverage provisions outlined in Palmetto GBA LCD L36593: Polysomnography, including the accreditation requirement. The Centers for [...]

2018-01-05T21:22:06+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Accreditation, Featured|