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Health Evidence Review Commission Next Meeting Details


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Selected3/10/20161:30 - 4:30 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

Topic Details

HERC will consider the following topics:

·         Value-based Benefits Subcommittee report*

·         Review of scoping statements and scoring/prioritization of topics for proposed new coverage guidances topics:

o    Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Diabetes Mellitus (scoring/prioritization only)

o    Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (3d Mammography) for Breast Cancer Screening in Average Risk Women

o    Fecal Microbiota Transplants for C. difficile

o    Genetic Testing of Thyroid Nodules 

o    Genetic Tests for Selection of Antidepressant Therapy

o    Gastrointestinal Motility Tests

o    Noninvasive Testing for Liver Fibrosis in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients

o    Recurrent Acute Otitits Media in Children (scoring/prioritization only)

o    Percutaneous Interventions for Low Back Pain

o    Prostatic Urethral Lift for Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

o    Sleep Apnea Diagnosis in Adults

o    Interventions to Reduce Tobacco Use During Pregnancy

o    Timing of Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptive Placement

o    Sacral Nerve Stimulation for Non-Obstructive Urinary Retention

o    Ultrasound-Enhanced, Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for Deep Vein Thrombosis

o    Ultrasound-Enhanced, Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for Pulmonary Embolism

·         Draft coverage guidances and related Prioritized List changes for review and approval:

o    Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery*

o    Skin substitutes for Chronic Skin Ulcers*

 

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Evidence-based Guidelines Subcommittee (EbGS)


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Selected4/7/20162:00 - 5:00 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

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Health Technology Assessment Subcommittee (HTAS)


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Selected2/18/20161:00 - 4:00 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

Topic Details

The subcommittee plans to discuss the following topics:

  • Review of public comment on the draft coverage guidance on Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Scope statements for the following potential new topics
o  Sacral nerve stimulation for idiopathic chronic
    non-obstructive urinary retention

o  Noninvasive diagnosis of liver fibrosis

o  Ultrasound-enhanced, catheter-directed thrombolysis
   for deep vein thrombosis

o  Ultrasound-enhanced, catheter-directed thrombolysis
    for pulmonary embolism

Genetic Testing for Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules
    (NEW)

Prostatic Urethral Lift for Treatment of Benign
    Prostatic Hypertrophy (NEW)

Discuss scoring of newly scoped topics above as well as rescan topics:
•    Continuous Glucose Monitoring (NEW)
•    Sleep Apnea Diagnosis in Adults (NEW)


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Value-based Benefits Subcommittee (VbBS)


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Selected3/10/20168:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

Topic Details

Items scheduled for discussion could include, but may not be limited to, the following topics:

  • Rosacea
  • Vitamin A deficiencies
  • Intracranial stenting and angioplasty
  • Balloon dilation of intracranial vasospasm
  • Diaphgramatic hernia
  • Retractile testicles
  • Remote imaging for screening and management of retinopathy of prematurity
  • Pectus excavatum and pectus caravatum
  • Implantable cardiac loop recorders
  • Introduction to issues regarding services for autism and dementia
  • Electronic tumor treatment fields for initial treatment of glioblastoma
  • Back conditions lines modifications/coding clarifications
  • Bone marrow transplant for neuroendocrine tumors
  • 2018 Biennial Review topics
    • Newborn lines
    • Inguinal hernias in adults
    • Tension and migraine headache lines
  • Existing guidelines
    • Hormone requirements for chest surgery in the gender dysphoria guideline
    • Hyperbaric oxygen
    • Acupuncture
  • New guidelines
    • Tobacco cessation and elective surgery
  • Coverage guidances   
    • Metabolic and bariatric surgery (HTAS)
    • Skin substitutes for chronic skin ulcers (EBGS)
  • Various straightforward coding and guideline changes to the Prioritized List
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