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Low Back Pain: Pharmacologic Interventions


After reviewing the results of a literature search conducted in September, 2014, HERC reaffirmed the coverage guidance. The guidance has been reformatted to reflect the style of more recent coverage guidances.


VbBS reviewed the coverage guidance at its meeting August 9, 2012 but made no changes to the prioritized list of health services for the Oregon Health Plan.

Final Coverage Guidance was approved by HERC on 6/14/12.

EbGS reviewed the public comments of the draft coverage guidance on 5/3/12 and referred to HERC for approval.

3/6/2012 - 4/4/2012
The revised draft was posted for a 30-day Public Comment period.

The EbGS reviewed the initial draft coverage guidance on March 1, 2012.