CMS Delays MCIT Payment Rule


CMS DELAYS IMPLEMENTATION OF MCIT PAYMENT RULE UNTIL DECEMBER 2021 The Medicare Coverage of Innovative Technology (MCIT) initiative would give breakthrough devices Medicare reimbursement automatically on the day they are approved or cleared by FDA. The rule sought to establish the MCIT pathway to provide beneficiaries nationwide with faster access to new, innovative technologies designated as breakthrough devices by the FDA. WHY IS THIS HAPPENING? [...]