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Biosite BNP Test Reimbursed At $47 In Tentative Payment Determination

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

A higher reimbursement rate for Biosite's Triage B-type natriuretic peptide test under CMS' 2003 laboratory fee schedule may provide an incentive for cardiologists to use the test in the outpatient setting

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