Proposed Procedures for ASC List

CMS is proposing to add 10 new spine procedures to the ASC list of payable procedures for 2015:

22551

    

Neck spine fuse&remov bel c2

     

22554

    

Neck spine fusion

     

22612

    

Lumbar spine fusion

     

22614

    

Spine fusion extra segment

     

63020

    

Neck spine disk surgery

     

63030

    

Low back disk surgery

     

63042

    

Laminotomy single lumbar

     

63045

    

Removal of spinal lamina

     

63047

    

Removal of spinal lamina

     

63056

    

Decompress spinal cord


For these procedures to be included in the 2015 final rule, CMS must hear now from those who support the idea. Please click here to submit your comment urging CMS to accept the proposed addition of these ten procedures to the ASC list.