Current Palmetto GBA 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. Region covered:
Amniotic Membrane (AMT)
ArgusM II (Retinal prosthesis)
Dexamethasone Intracanalicular Ophthalmic Insert (Dextenza)
FA and ICG
Implantable miniature telescope
Ophthalmoscopy & fundus photography
Find retired polices on the CMS.gov site, using these steps:
Note: Coding regulations and edits can change several times a year. All Academy coding advice is based on most current information available at the time of publication. When in doubt, 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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