The following CGS Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) are located on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) webpage. CMS also provides the LCD Contractor IndexExternal Website, where providers can browse LCDs by contractor.

Active LCDsExternal Website

  • Hospice Determining Terminal Status
  • Physical Therapy – Home Health

An LCD Reconsideration ProcessWeb page is available for those who wish to request a revision to an active LCD.

Draft/Retired LCDs

National Coverage Determinations (NCDs)

  • NCDs External Websitecan be accessed from the MCD webpage.

CGS Resources

In addition to LCDs, CGS providers should review Medicare coverage guidelines using the following webpages:

Updated: 01.14.17

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