Contract switches to Palmetto GBA

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Palmetto GBA is taking over as the Pricing, Data Analysis and Coding (PDAC) contractor this month. The PDAC receives, evaluates and processes coding verification applications for DMEPOS; establishes, maintains and updates all coding verification decisions on the product classification list; provides coding guidance for manufacturers and suppliers on the proper use of HCPCS; maintains and publishes the NDC/HCPCS crosswalk and OACD pricing files; and conducts DMEPOS data analysis. Noridian Healthcare Solutions has held the PDAC contract since 2008. Palmetto GBA is also the National Supplier Clearinghouse and Competitive Bidding Implementation Contractor.