NASS Insider


September 06, 2022


NASS Coverage Committee Developing Seven Coverage Recommendations


The Coverage Committee is currently developing the following seven coverage recommendations: Basivertebral Nerve Ablation; Vertebral Augmentation; Physical Therapy; Cell-Based Bone Graft; Synthetics; Cervical Laminectomy/Laminoplasty and Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring.

The following two coverage recommendations are under revision: Cervical Fusion and Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement.

The Coverage Committee is responsible for development of credible and reasonable coverage recommendations for spine care by proactively reviewing and incorporating existing NASS policy comments and Evidence-Based Medicine guidelines to educate physicians and payors on fair coverage decisions.

To learn more about the current Coverage Recommendations available to the membership, please refer to the following page: https://www.spine.org/coverage
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