September 2021 Medical Policy Updates by the Internal Medical Policy Committee

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) regularly develops and revises policies in response to rapidly changing medical technology. Our commitment is to update the provider community as policies are adopted and/or revised. Benefit determinations are made based on the medical policy in effect at the time of service.

The following medical policies were reviewed by the Internal Medical Policy Committee on Sept. 21, 2021, and will be updated within the next 30-45 days on our website.

Medical Policies

The following medical policies are new:

The following medical policies were revised:

The following medical policies are consent policies:

The following medical policies had coding changes:

The following medical policy has been archived: