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Automated Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Bariatric Surgery Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 04/19/2021
BCR-ABL1 Testing in Chronic Muelogenous Leukemia and Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
BRCA1 & BRCA2 Genetic Testing Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 07/19/2021
Bronchial Thermoplasty Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Capsule Endoscopy Medical PolicyPA Medicaid04/19/2021
Cardiac Rehabilitation, Phase II Outpatient Medical PolicyPA Medicaid06/21/2021
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 07/19/2021
Chromosomal Microarray Analysis: Comparative Genomic Hybridization (CGH) and Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 04/19/2021
Colorectal Cancer Screening Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 08/16/2021
Custom-Made Oral Appliances in the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/07/2020
Electrical Bone Growth Stimulators for the Spine(Osteogensis Stimulators) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 04/19/2021
Enteral Feeding In-line Cartridge (EFICTM) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid06/21/2021
Fecal Microbiota Transplant Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Fetal Testing Using Noninvasive Cell-Free Fetal DNA Aneuploidy Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Gender Affirmation Services Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 05/17/2021
Genetic Testing for Lynch Syndrome, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP), Attenuated FAP and MYH-associated Polyposis Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/17/2022
Genetic Testing for Cystic Fibrosis Medical PolicyPA Medicaid12/21/2021
Genetic Testing for Warfarin and Clopidogrel Therapy Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Home Oxygen Therapy (HOT) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation Implantation i n the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator/ Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Medical PolicyPA Medicaid08/12/2019
Macular Degeneration Medical PolicyPA Medicaid08/12/2019
Molecular Tumor Markers for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 09/20/2021
Myoelectric Upper Extremity Orthoses Medical PolicyPA Medicaid12/21/2021
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy in the Outpatient Setting Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Non-Oncologic Genetic Testing Panels Medical PolicyPA Medicaid11/16/2020
Noninvasive Electrical Bone Growth Stimulators (Osteogenesis Stimulators) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/18/2021
Noninvasive Positive Pressure Intermittent Ventilation in the Home Setting Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/18/2021
Gene Expression Testing for Breast Cancer Treatment Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/17/2022
Panniculectomy/Abdominoplasty/Lipectomy Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Passive Oscillatory Devices in the Outpatient Setting Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/17/2022
Place of Service Medical PolicyPA Medicaid10/18/2021
Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 04/19/2021
Breast Reconstructive Surgery Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 07/19/2021
Supervised Exercise Therapy (SET) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid12/21/2021
Single-use Ambulatory Electrocardiographi c Monitors (e.g.. Zio Patch) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid12/21/2021
Skin Replacement Therapy for Chronic Non-healing Wounds in the Outpatient Setting Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 03/15/2021
Testing for Genetic Disease Medical PolicyPA Medicaid02/15/2021
Ultrasound Bone Growth Stimulator Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Wearable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in the Home Setting Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/18/2021
Whole Exome and Whole Genome Genetic Testing Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Ambulance Services – Air Medical PolicyPA Medicaid04/19/2021
Ambulance Services – Ground Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Magnetic Resonance-Guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid04/19/2021
Prostate Cancer Genetic Testing Medical Policy PA Medicaid 01/17/2022
Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (EGD-esophagogastroduodenoscopy) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid10/18/2021
Vitamin D Deficiency Testing Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 10/18/2021
Scanning Computerized Ophthalmic Imaging Medical PolicyPA Medicaid07/19/2021
Artificial Pancreas Medical PolicyPA Medicaid07/19/2021
Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid07/27/2020
Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid06/21/2021
Electrical Stimulation for Oropharyngeal Dysphagia Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/18/2021
Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Medical PolicyPA Medicaid09/20/2021
Oncologic Genetic Testing Panels Medical PolicyPA Medicaid11/16/2020
Cosmetic Procedures Medical Policy PA Medicaid 06/21/2021
Bronchial Valves Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/17/2022
Exhaled Nitric Oxide Measurement in the Management of Respiratory Disorders Medical PolicyPA Medicaid01/17/2022
Breast Scintimammography Medical PolicyPA Medicaid12/21/2021
DXA for Vertebral Fracture Assessment Medical PolicyPA Medicaid12/21/2021
Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Prostatic Urethral Lift Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Multimarker Serum Testing for Ovarian Cancer Medical PolicyPA Medicaid03/15/2021
Speech Generating Devices Medical PolicyPA Medicaid04/19/2021
Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) and Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) Medical Policy PA Medicaid 10/18/2021
Prescription Digital Therapeutics (e.g., reSET and reSET-O) Medical Policy PA Medicaid 05/17/2021
Gastrointestinal Pathogen Assays Medical Policy PA Medicaid 05/17/2021
BRAF Mutation Analysis Medical PolicyPA Medicaid11/15/2021
Cochlear Implants Medical PolicyPA Medicaid 11/15/2021
Gastric Electrical Stimulation (GES) Medical Policy PA Medicaid 11/15/2021
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) Medical PolicyPA Medicaid11/15/2021
Molecular Markers for Fine Needle Aspirates of Thyroid Nodules Medical PolicyPA Medicaid11/15/2021
Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Medical PolicyPA Medicaid11/15/2021

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