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Health Evidence Review Commission Next Meeting Details


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Selected10/6/20161:30 - 4:30 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

Topic Details

HERC will consider the following topics:

  • Value-based Benefits Subcommittee Report *
    • Includes biennial review topic of obesity-related treatments, including coverage guidance and potential Prioritized List changes involving metabolic and bariatric surgery
  • Coverage Guidance Process Efficiencies (including monitoring process and acceptance of public comment)
  • Coverage Guidance: Skin Substitutes for Chronic Skin Ulcers
  • Coverage Guidance: Non-Invasive Liver Fibrosis Testing in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C

Public comment will be accepted at each meeting but may be limited per the HERC policy.

Public listen-in only line: 1-888-204-5984, participant code 801373
Webinar Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/3692968562398088708


  
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Evidence-based Guidelines Subcommittee (EbGS)


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Selected11/3/20162:00 - 5:00 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

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Public listen-in only line: 1-888-204-5984, participant code 801373
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Health Technology Assessment Subcommittee (HTAS)


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Selected12/1/20161:00 - 4:00 p.m.Wilsonville Training CenterRooms 111-112

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Public listen-in only line: 1-888-204-5984, participant code 801373
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Value-based Benefits Subcommittee (VbBS)


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Selected10/6/20168:00 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:

  • 2017 CPT/HCPCS/CDT code placement
  • Wigs for treatment-related hair loss
  • Congenital torticollis
  • Spinal fusion coverage for back conditions
  • Z series ICD-10-CM code placements
  • Music therapy
  • Chest wall oscillation
  • Vitreous hemorrhage due to retinal tear
  • Podiatry topics
    • Ankle arthritis
    • Hallus rigidus
    • Posterior tibialis tendinopathy/flatfoot
  • 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
    • Obesity Taskforce
    • Possible restructuring of lines 82 and 135 involving injuries to blood vessels of the neck
    • Secondary malignancies
  • Modifications to existing guidelines
    • Habilitative/Rehabilitative services
    • Acupuncture
    • Preventive dental care
    • Oral surgery
  • New guidelines
  • Tobacco cessation and elective surgery
  • Removal of tori and excision of hyperplastic tissue
  • Cholecystitis
  • Coverage guidances
    • Skin substitutes for Chronic Skin Ulcers
    • Noninvasive Testing for Liver Fibrosis in patients with Chronic Hepatitis C
    • Metabolic and bariatric surgery
  • Various straightforward coding and guideline changes to the Prioritized List

Public comment will be accepted at each meeting but may be limited per the HERC policy.


Public listen-in only line: 1-888-204-5984, participant code 801373

Webinar Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/3692968562398088708


  
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Value-based Benefits Subcommittee Future Meetings or Archives