FDG Rates Increased in Florida

First Coast Service Options (FCSO), the Medicare carrier for Florida, has significantly increased reimbursement for Fluorodeoxyglucose f-18 FDG (HCPCS A9952). The 2011 reimbursement for A9552 per the FCSO fee schedule is $454.85 vs. $220.80 in 2010.

As more information becomes available, ADVOCATE will keep you up-to-date.

With best regards,
Greg Michel
Practice Manager