Review medical policy and clinical guidelines when referring services to a facility
Effective March 16, 2019, we will be implementing coding updates in the claims system for the following policy listed below which may result in investigational/not medically necessary determinations for certain services.
- CG-SURG-03 - Blepharoplasty, Blepharoptosis Repair, and Brow Lift
As a reminder, Empire’s medical policies and clinical guidelines are available online at empireblue.com. You may search by procedure code, diagnosis code, clinical guideline or medical policy number or name. Please be sure to review medical policy and clinical guidelines when referring services to a facility to ensure services are consistent with medical policy.
December 2018 Empire Provider Newsletter