Latest News on New Testing Codes
Please click here to see the latest information from the APA Practice Organization regarding the new Testing Codes that will go into effect January 2019.
This APAPO update discusses the proposed rule on the 2019 physician fee schedule detailing a new billing code structure for psychological and neuropsychological testing codes, released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Read for yourself: The proposed rule can be found here
. Specific information regarding the new testing codes can be found starting on pages 232 and 265.
The NAN Professional Affairs & Information Committee (PAIC) is following this issue closely with plans to educate the NAN membership on testing code changes as soon as CMS releases detailed code descriptors and numbers in September. Watch for emails from NAN as more details are released.
Don't miss Understanding and Working with the New Testing Codes presented by Drs. Neil Pliskin and Antonio Puente at this year's Annual Conference in New Orleans. Make plans to attend and get registered today!