CMS Issues G-Codes to Differentiate RN and LPN visits for Hospice, Home Health

On Friday, October 16, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued Transmittal 3378/Change Request 9369, providing Additional G-Codes Differentiating Registered Nurses (RNs) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) in the Home Health and Hospice Settings. The issuance of these two new codes, G0299 for RNs and G0300 for LPNs, was necessary so that,…