CMS Announces Phase 2 of PECOS Edits Start Date

CMS Announces Phase 2 of PECOS Edits Start Date

 

Starting on May 1, CMS will instruct contractors to turn on Phase 2 denial edits on certain claims to check for a valid individual National Provider Identifier (NPI) and to deny the claim when this information is missing. This could affect your claims reimbursement in cases in which a referring physician is required.

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