Policy & Practice

Policy & Practice

Clinical & Practice Resources

Provides coding and patient safety resources as well as coverage recommendations, clinical guidelines, EBM training and a spine registry.

Spine Registry >

The Spine Registry is a diagnois-based clinical data registry that tracks patient care and outcomes. Using a web-based platform, collect and analyze your care data alone and as compared to other spine care providers.

Clinical Guidelines >

NASS clinical guidelines offer evidence-based recommendations addressing key clinical questions for specific diagnoses.

Coverage
Recommendations >

NASS develops credible and reasonable coverage recommendations to assist payors, providers and patients in defining appropriate and fair coverage decisions.

Coding Resources >

There are multiple products and services designed to provide education and assistance in understanding and utilizing appropriate coding for spine care procedures and services.

Clinical/Practice Resources
EBM Training

EBM Online Training Program >

This interactive evidence-based medicine (EBM) program teaches skills in critically analyzing study methodologies and assigning levels of evidence to studies based on how they answer a specific clinical question.

Choosing Wisley

Choosing Wisley >

Evidence-based recommendations to support conversations between patients and physicians about appropriate care based on patients’ individual circumstances.

Patient Safety

Patient Safety Resources >

Patient safety is the cornerstone of high-quality health care. Several links are available from NASS and multiple other organizations for spine care providers to reference.