CMS has announced that the next meeting date of the Advisory Panel on Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory Tests will be September 12, 2016. The meeting is expected to cover:

  • Payment options for routine chemistry tests that are currently paid as Automated Test Panels (ATPs) under the new payment system for clinical diagnostic laboratory tests effective January 1, 2018.
  • The application process for Advanced Diagnostic Laboratory Tests (ADLTs).

A detailed agenda will be posted approximately two weeks before the meeting.