Medicare National Coverage Determination Request for Hepatitis B Screening

 
 
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NVHR, in partnership with the  Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO), Hep B United, Hepatitis B Foundation, the National Task Force on Hepatitis B: Focus on Asian and Pacific Islander Americans and many co-signing organizations submitted a formal request on May 28, 2015, that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services initiate a National Coverage Determination process for including hepatitis B screening of high risk individuals as a covered Medicare preventive service. 

 

Please find a copy of the formal request here.