[Histonet] Medical necessity question
THicks at gulfcoastdermpath.com
Wed Jul 15 12:42:12 CDT 2015
We are under the impression that we will be required to start putting a "reason" that a stain or IHC stain was performed in the microscopic description, or somewhere, for CMS to consider paying for an additional stain. It is a requirement that is upcoming and we want to be proactive. How is everyone else handling this or is what already appears in the microscopic description or diagnosis sufficient?
BS, HTL (ASCP)
Gulf Coast Dermatopathology Laboratory, Inc.
Toll Free: 877-654-7721
thicks at gulfcoastdermpath.com
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