Codes and Payment Levels* for LDCT Screening

Description
Code
Professional component
Global payment
Counseling visit to discuss need for screening with LDCT
G0296
$28.64
$28.64
LDCT scan for LCS
G0297
$51.56
$254.93

*Fees used for illustration are from the national Medicare fee schedule, using the 2016 conversion factor. Medicare applies a geographic adjustment to develop actual fees paid in each area of the country.

Summary of LDCT LCS Reimbursement Provisions in CY 2018 HOPPS Final Rule.19