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Health Evidence Review Commission Next Meeting Details


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Selected3/9/20171:30-4:30 pmWilsonville Training Center111-112

Topic Details

HERC will consider the following topics:

  • Report of the Value-based Benefits Subcommittee (VbBS)*
    • Approval of the 2018-19 Biennial Prioritized List
  • New Coverage Guidance on Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (3D Mammography) for Breast Cancer Screening in Average Risk Women
  • Coverage Guidance Monitoring (Rescan) Process
    • EbGS topics
      • Prenatal Genetic Testing
      • Chronic Otitis Media with Effusion in Children
      • Non-Pharmacologic Interventions for Treatment-Resistant Depression
      • Imaging for Low Back Pain
      • Low Back Pain: Non-Pharmacologic Noninvasive interventions
      • Low Back Pain: Minimally Invasive and Non-Corticosteroid Percutaneous Interventions
      • Low Back Pain: Pharmacologic and Herbal Therapies
      • Planned Cesarean Birth
      • Routine Ultrasound in Pregnancy
      • Neuroimaging for Mild Cognitive Impairment or Dementia
    • HTAS topics
      • Indications for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Chronic Wounds and Burns
      • Artificial Disk Replacement
      • Hip Resurfacing
      • MRI for Breast Cancer Screening
      • Lumbar Discography
      • Viscosupplementation for Osteoarthritis of the Knee
      • Osteoporosis Screening by Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA)
      • Osteoporosis Monitoring by Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA)
      • Hip Procedures for Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome
      • Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults
      • Knee Arthroscopy in Patients with Osteoarthritis
      • Upper Endoscopy for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Review of Proposed New Coverage Guidance Topics
    • Opportunistic Salpingectomy for Ovarian Cancer Prevention
    • Colon Cancer Screening Modalities
    • Urine Drug Testing
    • Acellular dermal matrix for breast reconstruction
    • Hepatic artery infusion pump chemotherapy
    • CardioMEMS for heart failure monitoring
    • Gene Expression Profiling for Breast Cancer
    • Gene Expression Profiling for Prostate Cancer
    • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Review of Proposed New Multisector Intervention Topics
    • Prevention of Unintended Pregnancy

*See VbBS Public meeting notice for complete list of topics. Additional topics will be presented from the VbBS February 2, 2017 meetings. Topics which remain unresolved at the conclusion of the morning's VBBS meeting will not be heard by HERC until a later date. Public notice of tabled topics will be announced 28 days prior to their next scheduled discussion.


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Evidence-based Guidelines Subcommittee (EbGS)


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Selected4/6/20172:00-5:00 pmWilsonville Training Center111-112

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Health Technology Assessment Subcommittee (HTAS)


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Selected4/20/20171:00-4:00 pmWilsonville Training Center111-112

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Value-based Benefits Subcommittee (VbBS)


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Selected3/9/20178:00am-1:00pmWilsonville Training Center111-112

Topic Details

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

  • 2018 Biennial review
    • Prioritization of pharmacologic treatments for chronic hepatitis C
    • Prioritization of novel treatments with marginal clinical benefit, low cost-effectiveness and/or high cost
  • Pharmacogenetics testing for medications for depression
  • Breast reduction for macromastia as treatment for neck and back pain
  • Non-specific pain diagnoses
  • Ehler Danlos syndrome
  • Cranial electrical stimulation
  • Guidelines
    • Pharmacist medication management
    • Elective surgery guideline and electronic cigarettes
    • Cataract guideline and glare testing
    • MRI guideline for MS progression
    • Hernia guideline re: fat incarceration
  • Various straightforward coding and guideline changes to the Prioritized List

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