New Policies

  • Code Compendium (Laboratory)
  • Prostatectomy

Policies with Significant Revisions

  • Biofeedback
  • Bone Density Measurement
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) Surgical Treatments
  • Cold Therapy Devices/Heating Devices/Combined Heat and Cold Therapy Devices
  • Comparative Genomic Hybridization/Chromosomal Microarray Analysis
  • Cosmetic Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Scar Revision
  • Diagnostic Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) or Esophagoscopy (age 59 or younger)
  • Drug Testing
  • Electrical Stimulators for Pain and Nausea-Vomiting
  • Extended Ophthalmoscopy
  • Fecal Incontinence Treatments
  • Genetic Testing for Angelman Syndrome and Prader Willi Syndrome
  • Genetic Testing for Carrier Screening
  • Genetic Testing for Colorectal Cancer Susceptibility
  • Left Atrial Appendage and Cardiac Structural Defect Closure for Stroke Prevention
  • Multianalyte Assays with Algorithmic Analyses (MAAAs)
  • Noninvasive Prenatal Screening
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and Other Sleep Related Breathing Disorders Nonsurgical Treatments
  • Pharmacogenomics and Companion Diagnostics
  • Serological and Fecal Testing for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Skin and Tissue Substitutes Spinal Decompression Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
  • Ultraviolet Light/Laser Therapy for Skin Conditions
  • Urinary Incontinence Evaluation and Treatments