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Medicare Fee Schedule Blanks On Next-Gen Sequencing

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Labs and test makers say they are confused about what if anything Medicare contractors are paying for various molecular diagnostics including next-generation sequencing following CMS' recent release of codes and pricing for 2015. Meanwhile, industry groups are anxious that the agency has yet to issue a proposed rule to implement broader statutory changes to diagnostic price-setting.

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