news article details

MLN Connects® Newsletter for Thursday, October 7, 2021

Enter Your Digital Contact Information Into NPPES Now


  • Medicare-Dependent Hospital COVID-19 Waiver: Modification

  • Organ Procurement Organization Performance Report

  • NPPES: Add Digital Contact Information

  • Hospice QRP Claims-Based Measures: FAQs

  • Breast Cancer: Talk to Your Patients about Screening

Claims, Pricers, & Codes

  • Drugs & Biologics: HCPCS Level II Application Summaries & Coding Decisions


  • Medicare Ground Ambulance Data Collection System Webinar: Labor Costs — October 7

  • Medicare Ground Ambulance Data Collection System: Q&A Session — October 12

  • Hospice Quality Reporting Program Forum — October 19

MLN Matters® Articles

  • Quarterly Update to the End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System (ESRD PPS)

  • Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities Prospective Payment System (IPF PPS) Updates for Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 — Revised


  • Medicare DMEPOS Payments While Inpatient — Revised


  • Modernizing Health Care to Improve Physical Accessibility

Posted 10/7/2021