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Medicare Contractor Issues a Revised Facet Blockade Policy

Wednesday, October 17, 2012  
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Noridian Administrative Services (NAS) a Medicare contractor for 11 states has released a final version of a new/revised coverage determination on paravertebral facet joint blockade. The policy becomes effective on 11/26/2012. ISIS members are very strongly encouraged to review and follow all requirements for any Local Coverage Determination that pertains to the services they perform in order to stay in compliance. To review the new policy click here


ISIS has submitted a comment letter on the draft of this policy and alerted members to a public comment period, during which members were encouraged to submit their own comments as well. To view the information click here.

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