Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Home
  HPHConnect
 
  Learn more.
  Sign up for HPHConnect.
Medical Management
E-Transactions
HPHConnect
Pharmacy
For Your Patient
News Center
Network Matters
Newsletter Archives
Newsletter Registration
Newsroom
Office Support
Products
Provider Manual
Medicare Advantage
Research & Teaching
Resources & Links
 
Print    Text Size

Network Matters
News and Information for the
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Network

January 2014

Update: Gastroenterology Payment Policy


Effective for claims with dates of service beginning April 1, 2014, Harvard Pilgrim will reimburse for medically necessary gastric motility testing for the following ICD-9 covered indication codes:

  • 530.0 — Achalasia & cardiospasm
  • 530.81 — Esophageal reflux
  • 536.2 — Persistent vomiting

For more information, please see the updated Gastroenterology Payment Policy.

Email this article to a colleague   

Receive Network Matters by e-mail

Network Matters Archives

Download printer-friendly version

HPHCURRENT EVENTS

Commitment to the Principles of Centered Care

Reminder: Electronic Funds Transfer is Now Available

CLINICIAN CORNER

Update: Aloxi, Anzemet, and Emend Prior Authorization Medial Review Criteria

New Medical Policy: Cell-free Fetal DNA Testing

Medical Policy for Genetic Testing

Reminder: Measures Aimed at Boosting SNF/PCP Care Coordination

P&T Committee Updates

Specialty Pharmacy Updates

Club Drugs: Emerging Trends and Patterns

OFFICE ASSISTANT

2014 Fee Schedule Updates

Update: Gastroenterology Payment Policy

New CMS 1500 Claim Form Now Accepted

PUBLICATION INFORMATION

Eric H. Schultz,
President and Chief Executive Officer

Richard Weisblatt PhD,
Senior Vice President, Provider Network

Annmarie Dadoly,
Editor

Kristin Edmonston,
Production Coordinator