New and Amended Clinical Coverage Policies – March 2021

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

The following new or amended clinical coverage policies are available on the Clinical Coverage Policies web page on NC Medicaid’s website.

  • 3A, Home Health Services – March 1, 2021
  • 3D, Hospice Services – March 1, 2021
  • 1A-4, Cochlear and Auditory Brainstem Implants – March 15, 2021
  • 2B-1, Nursing Facility Services – March 15, 2021
  • 6A, Routine Eye Examination and Visual Aids for Beneficiaries Under 21 Years of Age – March 15, 2021
  • 6B, Routine Eye Examination and Visual Aids for Beneficiaries 21 Years of Age and Older – March 15, 2021
  • 13A, Cochlear and Auditory Brainstem Implant External Parts Replacement and Repair – March 15, 2021

These policies supersede previously published policies and procedures. 

Proposed new or amended Medicaid and NC Health Choice clinical coverage policies are posted for comment throughout the month. Visit Proposed Medicaid and NC Health Choice Policies for current posted policies and instructions to submit a comment.

Contact

NC Medicaid Contact Center 888-245-0179