Current Noridian Local Coverage Determination Policies for common ophthalmic procedures. For achived/previous versions, scroll to the "associated documents" section of each policy. Each archived version includes the date it was updated and when it was in effect.
Note: This MAC has different policies based on the region/jurisdiction.
Category III codes
Dropless cataract surgery
Remote Imaging of the Retina to Screen for Retinal Diseases
Cosmetic vs reconstructive surgery
Incident to Services
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Note: Coding regulations and edits can change often. Academy coding advice is based on current information. Visit aao.org/coding for the most recent updates. Information provided by our coding experts is copyrighted by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and intended for individual practice use only.
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Museum of the Eye