News/Media

CKC Announcement on USPSTF 05.10.18

CKC Announcement eviCore 05-07-18

CKC Regence Announcement 10-18-17

Prostate Guideline Alert 05-09-17

ASTRO Alternative Payment Model Announcement

National Government Services Finalizes Positive SRS/SBRT Coverage Policy

NCCI Edit Prohibits Billing Dosimety Calculations with 3D Treatment Plans – URGENT ACTION REQUIRED

Florida Blue (AKA Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida) Now Covers SBRT to Treat Prostate Cancer

Humana Updates SRS/SBRT Policy to Cover Prostate Cancer

CMS Releases Final Guidance on Low Dose CT Screening for Lung Cancer

CareFirst BC/BS Now Covers SBRT to Treat Prostate Cancer

HCSC Updates SRS/SBRT Policy

Wellpoint Anthem Updates SRS/SBRT Policy to Cover Prostate Cancer

AHRQ Comparative Effectiveness Review – Head and Neck Cancers

SBRT Coverage Policy Update for Upstate New York – Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield

UnitedHealthcare Managed Medicare Prior Authorization Requirements

CyberKnife Coalition Presents at Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Hospital Outpatient Payment Panel Meeting

Updated ASTRO SBRT model policy

CMS Announcement – MAC transition date for Jurisdiction 6 (Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin)

Cahaba Government Benefit Administrators Now Covers Prostate Cancer

CKC Noridian Announcement

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of New Jersey updates the SRS/SBRT coverage policy to include prostate cancer

CIGNA CKC Bulletin

New CKC Member – Austin CyberKnife

New CKC Member – First Dayton Cancer Care

TrailBlazer Medicare Administrative Contractor SBRT Policy Update

Prostate Cancer Registry Announcement

Highmark Medicare Administrative Contractor SRS Coverage Decision Announced

WPS Legacy Part A Medicare Contractor SBRT Policy Update

Highmark Issues Draft SRS Policy for Comment

Noridian, Medicare Administrative Contractor Retires SBRT Policy

Highmark Medicare Services Restores CyberKnife Coverage for Trigeminal Neuralgia

Palmetto GBA Freestanding Center Payment Rates Announcement Final

Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy: An Emerging Treatment Approach for Localized Prostate Cancer

First Coast Service Operations (FCSO) SRS-SBRT Coverage Decision Announced

Palmetto GBA Releases SRS and SBRT Final Policies