October 2010





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


    07.03.07f, Evaluation and Management of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/28/2010


    00.10.03g, Diagnosis Criteria for Reimbursement of Emergency Room Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/27/2010


    11.02.06f, Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    Notification
    Posted: 10/27/2010


    11.08.25d, Scar Revision
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/19/2010


    11.14.19e, Artificial Intervertebral Disc Insertion
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/15/2010


    07.07.03f, Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) Using Levulan® Kerastick® (Aminolevulinic Acid HCl [ALA]) or Metvixia® (Methyl Aminolevulinate)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/15/2010


    05.00.55e, Wheelchair Cushions and Seating
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/15/2010


    02.01.02, Private Duty Nursing
    New Policy
    Posted: 10/15/2010


    00.01.44b, Never Events and Preventable Adverse Events
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/15/2010


    00.01.25j, PPO Network Rules for Provision of Specialty Services for Durable Medical Equipment and Laboratory, Radiology, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitative Services
    Notification
    Posted: 10/14/2010


    11.14.12b, Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    11.14.09d, Osteochondral Autograft Transplantation (OAT) Procedure
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    11.14.06e, Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation (ACI)/Carticel® and Other Cell-based Treatments of Focal Articular Cartilage Lesions
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    08.00.97, Romidepsin (Istodax®)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    08.00.72c, Alglucosidase alfas, rhGAA (Myozyme®, Lumizyme®)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    00.01.49, Reporting Requirements for Drugs and Biologicals
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    08.00.68c, Ibandronate Sodium (Boniva®) for Intravenous Injection
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    06.02.06i, Genetic Testing for Inherited Breast Cancer 1 (BRCA1) and Breast Cancer 2 (BRCA2) Mutations
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    00.10.38, Billing Requirements for Multiple Births for Professional Providers
    Notification
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    08.00.55c, Omalizumab (Xolair®)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/13/2010


    07.03.05j, Sleep Disorder Testing
    Notification
    Posted: 10/11/2010


    11.14.22a, Lumbar Interspinous Process Decompression
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    11.04.01a, Islet Cell Transplantation
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    11.03.02j, Bariatric Surgery
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    11.02.10g, Endovascular Grafts for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (AAA), Aortic-Iliac Aneurysms, and Infrarenal Aortic Aneurysms
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    10.02.02d, Chiropractic Spinal and Extraspinal Manipulation Therapy
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    08.00.78b, Self-Injectable Drugs
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    07.03.21e, Electromyography (EMG) (Needle and non-Needle) of the Anal or Urethral Sphincter
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    07.03.18e, Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    08.09.11j, Medicare Part B vs. Part D Crossover Drugs
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/4/2010


    07.00.03h, Full-Body Monoplace or Multiplace Chamber Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    07.03.09f, Needle Electromyography (EMG) Studies
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    06.02.24e, Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) Testing
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    07.00.02e, Intravenous Chelation Therapy
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    06.03.04f, Apheresis Therapy
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    07.00.01e, Biofeedback Therapy
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    05.00.62b, Sculptra® (Injectable Poly-L-Lactic Acid), Radiesse® (Calcium Hydroxylapatite)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    05.00.30e, Noninvasive Respiratory Assist Devices (RADs): Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Devices and Bi-Level Devices
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    06.02.27d, Assays of Genetic Expression in Tumor Tissue for Breast Cancer Prognosis
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    05.00.15i, Nebulizers
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    00.01.25i, PPO Network Rules for Provision of Specialty Services for Durable Medical Equipment and Laboratory, Radiology, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitative Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    11.14.13e, Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) for Musculoskeletal Conditions
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    08.00.95, Sipuleucel-T (Provenge®)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    08.00.93, C1 Esterase Inhibitors (Human): Cinryze® and Berinert®
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    08.00.92, Coagulation Factors for Hemophilia
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    08.00.91, Alpha 1-Proteinase Inhibitor Therapy (eg, Prolastin, Aralast, Aralast NP, Glassia, Zemaira)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    08.00.90, Paclitaxel Protein-bound Particles for Injectable Suspension (Albumin-bound)/(Abraxane® for Injectable Suspension)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    08.00.88, Ofatumumab (Arzerra™)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    08.00.87, Pemetrexed (Alimta®)
    Notification
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    12.01.01g, Experimental/Investigational Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 10/1/2010


    06.02.15b, Direct Measurement of Intermediate-Density Lipoproteins
    Policy Archived
    Posted: 10/01/2010


    00.06.02, Preventive Care Services
    New Policy
    Posted: 10/1/2010




    Issued on - 11/11/2010