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Glossary

This glossary explains terms found on the cms.hhs.gov web site, but it is not a legal document.

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Articles

Educational publications/documents that provide coding and coverage guidance on a subject that also may have an associated LCD. Articles may be categorized as:

  • Key articles: Articles designated by the contractor as being associated/pertinent to a specific LCD(s)
  • FAQ: Article developed due to providers frequent inquiries that provide specific information on a particular topic
  • SAD Exclusion (Self-Administered Drug Exclusion List Article): Articles that list the CPT/HCPCS codes that are excluded from coverage under this category - Self Administered Drug Exclusion Article.

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