New Medicare Waived CLIA Laboratory Tests Published

The CLIA regulations require a facility to be appropriately certified for each test performed. To ensure that the Medicare and Medicaid programs only pay for laboratory tests categorized as waived complexity under CLIA in facilities with a CLIA certificate of waiver, laboratory claims are currently edited at the CLIA
certificate level.

New test list here (pdf.)

All CLIA waived tests here (pdf.) – updated July 6, 2010