June 2010





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    ClaimCheck®: Upgrade scheduled and edit clarification
    News Article
    Posted: 6/28/2010


    11.15.01h, Spinal Cord Stimulation (Dorsal Column Stimulation)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/25/2010


    09.00.04d, Bone Mineral Density (BMD) Testing
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/25/2010


    11.02.01g, Treatment of Varicose Veins of the Lower Extremities and Perforator Vein Incompetence
    Notification
    Posted: 6/24/2010


    11.03.02h, Bariatric Surgery
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    00.01.41a, STAT Laboratory Tests Performed in the Outpatient Hospital Setting for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) and Point of Service (POS) Products
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    07.07.03e, Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) Using Levulan® Kerastick® (Aminolevulinic Acid HCl [ALA])
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    11.14.21b, Microprocessor-Controlled Prosthetic Knees and Ankle-foot Systems for Lower-Extremity Amputees
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    09.00.45d, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Contrast Agents
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    09.00.13b, High Osmolar Contrast Agents
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    11.00.14b, Treatment of Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)
    Notification
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    08.00.22i, Immune Prophylaxis for Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
    Notification
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    07.07.02d, Ultraviolet Light Therapy for the Treatment of Dermatological Conditions
    Notification
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    11.02.10f, Endovascular Grafts for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (AAA), Aortic-Iliac Aneurysms, and Infrarenal Aortic Aneurysms
    Notification
    Posted: 6/23/2010


    11.00.03f, Fetal Surgery
    Notification
    Posted: 6/21/2010


    Coverage for Bronchial Thermoplasty
    News Article
    Posted: 6/18/2010


    11.15.22, Image-Guided Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
    Notification
    Posted: 6/18/2010


    06.02.32, The 12-gene Expression Assay (Oncotype DX® colon cancer test) for Predicting Recurrence in Colon Cancer
    Notification
    Posted: 6/18/2010


    03.00.05g, Modifier 50: Bilateral Procedure
    Notification
    Posted: 6/18/2010


    11.17.07d, Radiofrequency Micro-remodeling (by transurethral, transvaginal, or paraurethral approach) for Urinary Stress Incontinence
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/18/2010


    11.05.02e, Blepharoplasty with or without Repair of Blepharoptosis and/or Repair of Brow Ptosis
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/17/2010


    07.06.03, Bioimpedance for the Detection of Lymphedema
    Notification
    Posted: 6/16/2010


    11.08.05f, Application and Removal of Tattoos
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/11/2010


    00.01.48, Marijuana for Medical Use
    New Policy
    Posted: 6/11/2010


    00.10.01l, Services Paid Above Capitation for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) Primary Care Physicians
    Policy Update
    Posted: 6/11/2010


    11.08.04f, Selective Photothermolysis Using Pulsed-Dye Lasers (PDL)
    Notification
    Posted: 6/10/2010


    07.00.03g, Full-Body Monoplace or Multiplace Chamber Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
    Notification
    Posted: 6/9/2010


    11.08.27c, Cryosurgical Ablation of Breast Tumors
    Notification of Archive
    Posted: 6/9/2010


    11.03.14a, Transanal Radiofrequency Treatment of Fecal Incontinence
    Notification of Archive
    Posted: 6/9/2010


    06.02.23a, Antiprothrombin (phospholipid cofactor) Antibody Testing
    Notification of Archive
    Posted: 6/9/2010


    05.00.22b, Pneumatic Thoracic Lumbosacral Orthoses
    Notification of Archive
    Posted: 6/9/2010


    11.14.03d, Meniscal Allograft Transplantation
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/4/2010


    09.00.15d, Mammography and Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) System for Mammography
    Reissue
    Posted: 6/4/2010


    11.05.15, Ciliary Body Destruction; Endoscopic Cyclophotocoagulation (ECP)
    Notification of Archive
    Posted: 6/1/2010


    09.00.07c, Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) for Non-Cardiac Indications
    Notification of Archive
    Posted: 6/1/2010



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