Medical Policy Updates

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Notification of Policy Revisions Effective July 15, 2014 (Posted May 13, 2014)

Medical Policy Revision
Esophageal pH Monitoring "Notification" Removed "24-hour" from the policy statement on impedance monitoring as catheter-based impedance monitoring for any length of time is considered not medically necessary. No other changes to policy statements. Specialty Matched Consultant Advisory Panel review 4/29/14. Policy noticed 5/13/14 for effective date 7/15/14.