Adi Renbaum, owner of ANR Consulting, has lead national campaigns for coverage and payment of new devices among Medicare and commerical payers, and negotiated regional and national payer/provider contracts. Her experience includes hospital-based surgical devices and implants, drug/device combination products, and office-based procedures and diagnostics. She works with specialty medical societies to build physician advocacy and consensus to secure new CPT procedure codes and reimbursement for office-based procedures.
Medicare will update its 2017 fee schedule to allow those who use mechanochemical ablation treatments to bill CPT codes that are specific to the procedures they perform.
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