(June 5, 2020) – This week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services provided clarification on the use of modifier CR (catastrophe/disaster related) and/or condition code DR (disaster related) when submitting claims to Medicare. The update includes a chart of blanket waivers and flexibilities that require the modifier or condition code. The modifiers are in response to the declared Public Health Emergency. The revised document is available here
. Please visit the CMS website
for additional information.