Revised Medicare Guidelines For Lung Cancer Screening Using LDCT

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced a shift in its eligibility criteria for coverage of lung cancer screening using low-dose CT (LDCT), with implementation date of October 3rd, 2022. In addition, CMS also made other modifications to its eligibility criteria that will increase the ability of more people to obtain access to screening, effective February 10, 2022.