Medical Policy Updates

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Notification of Policy Revisions Effective July 1, 2013 (Posted April 1, 2013)

Medical Policy Revision
Epiretinal Radiation Therapy for Age-Related Macular Degeneration - "Notification" Added investigational indication to When Not Covered section regarding proton beam therapy: "Intraocular proton beam therapy for the treatment of choroidal neovascularization is considered investigational." Updated Policy Guidelines section. Reference added. Medical director review 3/2013. Notification given 4/1/2013 for effective date 7/1/2013.