Mammography screen payment rises slightly

October 25, 2000

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that Congress has increased the mammography screening payment limit for Medicare and Medicaid from $67.81 in 2000 to $69.23, a 2% increase, effective Jan. 1, 2001. Apportionment between the

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that Congress has increased the mammography screening payment limit for Medicare and Medicaid from $67.81 in 2000 to $69.23, a 2% increase, effective Jan. 1, 2001. Apportionment between the professional and technical components remains the same: 32% for professional and 68% for technical.