New material code for voice prosthesis was added to the List of reimbursable devices of the Belgian National Institute for Health and Disability Insurance (INAMI-RIZIV) in March 2019.
New material code and related conditions of reimbursement have been implemented for the speech prosthesis:
- The device will be reimbursed without the use of a generic tariff under registration condition in the Nominative list 37101
- The procedure code 180530 - 180541 (Voice prosthesis for permanent placement in a tracheoesophageal shunt for beneficiaries with periprosthetic and / or intra-prosthetic premature leaks) has been implemented with a tariff of €1,106
- There are specific conditions of reimbursement for these technologies, provided in paragraphs C-§04 of the List of reimbursable implants and medical devices
See the updated version of the List of the reimbursable devices in French and Dutch here.
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