Tag: CMS

CMS creates new codes that establish specific payment for IVL performed...

Shockwave Medical has announced that as part of the calendar year 2021 Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) final rule, the Centers for...

Shockwave Medical announces that CMS has created new codes for intravascular...

Shockwave Medical announced today that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued new codes for intravascular lithotripsy (IVL) procedures performed in...

COVID-19: CMS outlines recommendations for restarting non-emergent procedures

On 18 March, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recommended “limiting non-essential care and expanding surge capacity into ambulatory surgical centres and...

CMS approves coverage for PQ Bypass TORUS 2 IDE trial

PQ Bypass announced today that it has received approval for coverage from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for the Investigational Device...

CMS drug-coated balloon reimbursement code to expire in December

December 2017 will mark an important change in to US Medicare reimbursement for drug-coated balloons (DCBs) which could create an access barrier to DCB...