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Health Evidence Review Commission Next Meeting Details


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Selected8/11/20161:30 - 4:30 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

Topic Details

HERC will consider the following topics:

  • Policy for managing comment on Coverage Guidance topics outside designated comment periods
  • Formation of workgroup on coverage for chronic opioid therapy
  • Coverage Guidance: Skin Substitutes for Chronic Skin Ulcers
  • Coverage Guidance: Tobacco Cessation During Pregnancy
  • Coverage Guidance: Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (no decision expected)  -deleted 7/18/16

 *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 30-days prior their next scheduled discussion.

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Evidence-based Guidelines Subcommittee (EbGS)


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Selected9/1/20161:30 - 4:30 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

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Health Technology Assessment Subcommittee (HTAS)


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Selected9/15/20161:00 - 4:00 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

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Value-based Benefits Subcommittee (VbBS)


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Selected8/11/20168:00 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:

  • Placement of 2017 ICD-10 codes
  • Tinnitus
  • Laryngeal reinnervation in children
  • Nasal fracture
  • Implantable cardiac loop recorders
  • Electric tumor treatment fields for initial treatment of glioblastoma
  • Sacroiliac joint fusion
  • Chest wall oscillation
  • Severe insomnia in young children
  • Hand/finger sprains/strains/malformations
  • Podiatry topics
    • Ankle arthritis
    • Hallus rigidus
    • Posterior tibialis tendinopathy/flatfoot
  • Behavioral Health Advisory Panel report
    • Behavioral health code placement issues
    • Change line 442 title
    • Nonspecific developmental diagnoses
    • Dementia line treatment description modification
  • 2018 Biennial Review topics
    • Uncomplicated inguinal hernias in adults and ventral hernias
    • Delete line 392 DEFORMITY/CLOSED DISLOCATION OF MINOR JOINT AND RECURRENT JOINT DISLOCATIONS
    • Coverage guidance on metabolic and bariatric surgery
  • Modifications to existing guidelines
    • Tuberculosis testing
    • Hyperbaric oxygen
    • Opioids for back conditions
    • Habilitative/Rehabilitative services
    • Acupuncture
  • New guidelines
    • Tobacco cessation and elective surgery
  • Coverage guidances   
    • Tobacco Cessation in Pregnancy
    • Skin Substitutes
    • Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (no decision expected) -deleted 7/18/16
  • Various straightforward coding and guideline changes to the Prioritized List 

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