The Clinical Coding and Schedule Development (CCSD) develops and maintains procedural and diagnostics nomenclature for private payers in England. Once codes are added to the Schedule, a rivate insurance company can develop reimbursement tariff for these procedures and tests.
The following procedure codes were implemented in July with a recommended adoption date of 1stnNovember 2018:
- Percutaneous paravalvular leak closure (K3501)
- Endoscopic vacuum therapy for colorectal anastomotic leakage (H3335)
- Phonomicrosurgery for vocal cord lesions, nodules, polyps, or cysts (E3450)
See full details here.
Subscribe to our newsletter delivered every second week not to miss important reimbursement information.