Medical Policy Updates

Medical Policy Update October 19, 2021

Medical Guidelines Reason for Update
Ablation and Neural Therapy Procedures for Headache and Pain Management References added. Policy Guidelines updated. ICD-10 diagnosis code G44.86 added to Billing/Coding section.
Infertility Diagnosis and Treatment – B0006 Description updated to reflect changes to infertility definition - Infertility is a disease characterized by the failure to establish a clinical pregnancy after 12 months of regular, unprotected sexual intercourse or therapeutic donor insemination for an individual under age 35 or after 6 months for an individual aged 35 or older. References updated. Specialty Matched Consultant Advisory Panel review 9/2021. Medical Director review 9/2021.