Medical Policy Updates

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Notification of Policy Revisions Effective May 28, 2013 (Posted February 26, 2013)

Medical Policy Revision
Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy "Notification" New policy issued. Use of confocal laser endomicroscopy is considered investigational. Medical Director review 1/2013. Notification given 2/26/13. Policy effective 5/28/13.
Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD) "Notification" Under "When Not Covered" added hyaluronic acid, and low level laser therapy as non surgical investigational indications. Under "When Covered" C.2.a. added arthrocentesis to covered surgical treatments. Reference added. Notification given 2/26/13 for effective date 5/28/13.