This version of the policy will become effective 05/18/2020.
This policy is being updated to remove dermatology office place of service exceptions for certain laboratory services.
In products where members are able to self-refer to providers for care and services, members are advised to use participating providers in order to receive the highest level of benefits.When services can be administered in various settings, the Company reserves the right to reimburse only those services that are furnished in the most appropriate and cost-effective setting that is appropriate to the member’s medical needs and condition. This decision is based on the member’s current medical condition and any required monitoring or additional services that may coincide with the delivery of this service.
For more information on how Claim Payment Policy Bulletins are developed, go to the About This Site section of this Medical Policy Web site.
Policy: 05.00.15q:Nebulizers and Inhalation Solutions
Policy: 05.00.21u:Durable Medical Equipment (DME) and Consumable Medical Supplies
Policy: 05.00.47n:Knee Orthoses
Policy: 05.00.48j:Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Not Subject to a Rental to Purchase Maximum
Policy: 10.03.01l:Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation, and Habilitation Services
Policy: 12.01.01av:Experimental/Investigational Services
Policy: 06.02.31f:Genetic Testing for Congenital Long QT Syndrome (AmeriHealth Administrators)