McKesson Z-Codes Available at MayoMedicalLaboratories.com

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McKesson Z codes are now available on MayoMedicalLaboratories.com. Below is a quick introduction to the codes and how to access them.


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WHAT ARE MCKESSON Z CODES?

The McKesson Z-Code Identifier is a unique 5-character alpha-numeric code associated with a specific molecular diagnostics (MDx) test. Z-Code Identifiers are assigned within the McKesson Diagnostics Exchange based on the uniqueness of each test or manufacturer’s product being registered.


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WHO DOES THIS CHANGE AFFECT?

Clients in Medicare Administrative Contractor jurisdictions E and F (Noridian Healthcare Solutions), M (Palmetto GBA), and 15 (CGS Administrators, LLC).


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HOW DO I ACCESS THE Z CODES?

To access the McKesson Z codes, you must first register through McKesson.


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WHERE DO I ACCESS THE Z CODES?

After registering through McKesson, log into MayoMedicalLaboratories.com and search for "z codes" in the upper right corner of the web page. The user must attest to being a registered user of the McKesson Diagonstic Exchange by clicking the  blue "Access McKesson Z-Codes" button. An Excel spreadsheet will be then open to display the z codes. Z codes can also be viewed on the McKesson Diagnostics Exchange.


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QUESTIONS?
Feel free to call the Business Office at (800) 447-6424

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April Josselyn

April Josselyn is a Marketing Associate at Mayo Medical Laboratories. She is the editor of Mayo Clinic PathWays and supports corporate communications strategies and internal communications. She has worked at Mayo Clinic since 2012. Outside of work, April enjoys the outdoors and being "hockey mom" for her two sports-crazed boys.