In Information-Gathering Mode, CMS Undecided on Payment Structure for Genetic Tests | GenomeWeb

Originally published July 19.

By Turna Ray

A new payment policy
for molecular diagnostics that do not fit neatly into the existing clinical laboratory fee schedule will go into effect in 2013 at the earliest, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services told the diagnostics community this week at an informational hearing to discuss reimbursement for genetic tests.

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