July 2011





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


    11.15.20f, Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
    Reissue
    Posted: 7/29/2011


    07.07.07b, Electrical Stimulation and Electromagnetic Stimulation for the Treatment of Wounds
    Reissue
    Posted: 7/29/2011


    07.00.09c, Topical Oxygenation
    Reissue
    Posted: 7/29/2011


    00.10.18g, Modifiers for Assistant-at-Surgery Services: 80, 81, 82, and AS
    Notification
    Posted: 7/29/2011


    05.00.15k, Nebulizers
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/27/2011


    05.00.70, Mechanical Stretching Devices for the Treatment of Joint Stiffness or Contractures
    New Policy
    Posted: 7/27/2011


    08.00.99, Belimumab (Benlysta®)
    New Policy
    Posted: 7/22/2011


    05.00.55g, Wheelchair Cushions and Seating
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/22/2011


    11.06.09, Labiaplasty
    Notification
    Posted: 7/22/2011


    12.04.03, Air or Sea Ambulance Transport Services
    New Policy
    Posted: 7/20/2011


    06.02.29, Allomap™ Molecular Expression Testing for Heart Transplant Rejection
    New Policy
    Posted: 7/20/2011


    07.00.03i, Full-Body Monoplace or Multiplace Chamber Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
    Notification
    Posted: 7/20/2011


    11.15.23, Transforaminal Epidural Nerve Block Injections
    Notification
    Posted: 7/20/2011


    08.00.92b, Coagulation Factors for Hemophilia
    Notification
    Posted: 7/20/2011


    08.01.00, Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Injection as a Technique to Reduce the Risk of Preterm Birth in High-Risk Pregnancies
    Notification
    Posted: 7/20/2011


    07.12.01b, Pulsed Magnetic Neuromodulation for Incontinence
    Reissue
    Posted: 7/15/2011


    11.00.02e, Treatment of Medical and Surgical Complications
    Reissue
    Posted: 7/15/2011


    11.11.03c, Cryosurgical Ablation of the Prostate Gland
    Reissue
    Posted: 7/15/2011


    00.10.01o, Services Paid Above Capitation for Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) Primary Care Physicians
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/15/2011


    07.00.10f, Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) using Porfimer Sodium (Photofrin®)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/15/2011


    08.00.98, Eribulin Mesylate (Halaven™)
    New Policy
    Posted: 7/8/2011


    05.00.67e, Wheelchair Options and Accessories
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/8/2011


    11.08.06f, Abdominoplasty and/or Panniculectomy
    Notification
    Posted: 7/7/2011


    11.14.10i, Percutaneous Vertebroplasty, Kyphoplasty, and Sacroplasty
    Notification
    Posted: 7/6/2011


    08.00.44i, Zoledronic Acid (Zometa®, Reclast®)
    Notification
    Posted: 7/6/2011


    08.01.01, Ipilimumab (Yervoy®)
    Notification
    Posted: 7/6/2011


    05.00.62c, Injectable Dermal Fillers
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/6/2011


    05.00.38c, Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Systems
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/6/2011


    00.03.02j, Diagnostic Radiology Services Included in Capitation
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/5/2011


    08.00.95a, Sipuleucel-T (Provenge®)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/5/2011


    00.10.20g, Add-on Codes
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/5/2011


    05.00.48e, Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Not Subject to a Rental to Purchase Maximum
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/5/2011


    11.15.15d, Percutaneous Discectomy
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/5/2011


    11.15.22b, Image-Guided Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/5/2011


    00.01.25l, PPO Network Rules for Provision of Specialty Services for Durable Medical Equipment and Laboratory, Radiology, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitative Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    00.10.20g, Add-on Codes
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    11.15.15d, Percutaneous Discectomy
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    05.00.48e, Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Not Subject to a Rental to Purchase Maximum
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    00.01.14i, Reporting and Documentation Requirements for Anesthesia Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    11.15.22b, Image-Guided Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    11.08.20h, Wound Care: Bioengineered Skin Substitutes
    Notification
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    12.01.01j, Experimental/Investigational Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 7/1/2011


    00.03.07, Laboratory Services for Members Enrolled in Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) or Health Maintenance Organization Point-of-Service (HMO-POS) Products
    Notification
    Posted: 7/1/2011




    Issued on - 8/1/2011