The official rates for Cardiac Monitoring Service wont be known until the end of December.
Yes. CNM, CNS, NP, and PA would be able to prescribe and bill for services including MCT and EWH.
The plans of the commercial payors have yet to be announced. Not all payors policies allow for Extended Wear Holter or may require pre-authorization for these services.
The OPPS system is designed to cover the administration labor costs of these tests by in-facility staff, and do not pay for the test itself. OPPS-equivalents to the PFS codes are also proposed for 2021, which do not have substantial differences in payments between 1-2 day and the EWH services.