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Anticipated Adoption of 2019 HCPCS Updates

December 28, 2018

The 2019 updates to the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Level II codes are anticipated to adopt in the first quarter of 2019. This update will be effective for Medi-Cal and all specialty programs under the fee-for-service program.

More information about the forthcoming update will be provided in future notices. Providers should refer to the HCPCS: Annual Updates page on the Medi-Cal website for ongoing updates.

Providers are encouraged to subscribe to the Medi-Cal Subscription Service (MCSS) to receive notifications related to the update. These notifications will inform and prepare providers to minimize unnecessary service disruptions. Providers may sign up for MCSS by completing the MCSS Subscriber Form.