Coronary IVL Reimbursement

CMS Grants Transitional Pass-Through (TPT) Payment for Coronary IVL effective July 1, 2021

Effective July 1, 2021 Medicare approved a transitional pass-through (TPT) payment for Coronary IVL to outpatient hospitals, in addition to the applicable outpatient APC payment rate to cover the cost of treating beneficiaries with Shockwave C2.

CMS Grants New Technology Add-On Payment (NTAP) for Coronary IVL effective October 1, 2021

Effective October 1, 2021, coronary interventions cases utilizing Shockwave C2 Coronary Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) performed in a hospital inpatient setting are eligible for an incremental payment from Medicare in addition to the MS-DRG payment to help cover costs of using IVL.

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