June 2012





This page gives you a listing of everything that has happened on the site this month. There are no active links.


    11.00.10l, Multiple Surgical Reduction Guidelines
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    05.00.31b, Pulse Oximetry Device in the Home Setting
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    08.09.11p, Medicare Part B vs. Part D Crossover Drugs
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    12.01.01o, Experimental/Investigational Services
    Notification
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    08.00.74d, Intravitreal Injection of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) Antagonists (eg, ranibizumab [Lucentis®], pegaptanib sodium [Macugen®], afibercept [Eylea®])
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    12.01.01n, Experimental/Investigational Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    00.03.02l, Diagnostic Radiology Services Included in Capitation
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    09.00.32i, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radiopharmaceutical Agents
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    08.01.04a, Preventive Immunization
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    03.00.10i, Modifiers LT/RT: Left Side/Right Side Procedures
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    09.00.46f, High-Technology Diagnostic Radiology Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    00.10.01r, Services Paid Above Capitation for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) Primary Care Physicians
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/29/2012


    07.07.09b, Stem-Cell Therapy for Orthopedic Applications and Autologous Platelet-Derived Growth Factors (PDGFs)/Platelet-Rich Plasmas (PRPs) for Acute or Chronic Wound Healing and Other Miscellaneous Conditions
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/28/2012


    05.00.72a, Upper-Limb Prostheses
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/28/2012


    05.00.71a, Standing Frames
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/28/2012


    05.00.65c, Home Uterine Activity Monitoring (HUAM) Devices
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/28/2012


    09.00.02d, Electron Beam Computed Tomography (EBCT) for Screening Evaluations
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/27/2012


    11.03.01c, Repair of Cleft Lip and/or Cleft Palate
    Notification
    Posted: 6/21/2012


    08.00.80b, Temozolomide (Temodar®) for Injection
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/20/2012


    08.00.06f, Inpatient Administration of Intravenous Dihydroergotamine Mesylate (D.H.E. 45®)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/20/2012


    11.08.05g, Application and Removal of Tattoos
    Notification
    Posted: 6/20/2012


    06.02.36, PathFinderTG®
    Notification
    Posted: 6/20/2012


    08.00.84a, Eculizumab (Soliris®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/19/2012


    08.00.91a, Alpha 1-Proteinase Inhibitor Therapy (eg, Prolastin, Aralast, Aralast NP, Glassia, Zemaira)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/19/2012


    08.00.70, Laronidase (Aldurazyme®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/19/2012


    07.10.05, Noncontraceptive Use of the Levonorgestrel-Releasing Intrauterine System (Mirena®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/19/2012


    07.00.01f, Biofeedback Therapy
    Notification
    Posted: 6/18/2012


    08.00.69, Agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    05.00.35b, Foot Orthotics and Other Podiatric Appliances
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    08.00.72e, Alglucosidase alfas, rhGAA (Myozyme®, Lumizyme®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    08.00.98a, Eribulin Mesylate (Halaven™)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    12.05.01f, Outpatient Diabetes Education and Self-Management Training
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    11.16.06d, Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) using Porfimer Sodium (Photofrin®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012



    11.08.08e, Chemical Peels
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    08.00.96b, Cabazitaxel (Jevtana®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    07.00.10f, Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) using Porfimer Sodium (Photofrin®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/15/2012


    02.01.02a, Private Duty Nursing
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/8/2012


    11.06.09a, Labiaplasty
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/6/2012


    11.05.10b, Reimbursement for a Presbyopia- or Astigmatism-Correcting Intraocular Lens
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/1/2012


    11.11.03c, Cryosurgical Ablation of the Prostate Gland
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/1/2012


    11.08.29c, Procedures for the Treatment of Acne
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/1/2012


    Notification: certain CPT/HCPCS codes will be considered Experimental/Investigational effective 07/01/2012
    News Article
    Posted: 06/01/2012


    11.03.11g, Procedures for the Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/1/2012


    08.01.03a, Belatacept (Nulojix®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/1/2012


    00.03.02l, Diagnostic Radiology Services Included in Capitation
    Notification
    Posted: 6/1/2012


    08.00.86, Ecallantide (Kalbitor®)
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/1/2012



    Issued on - 7/03/2012