Cardiac device procedures continue to challenge even the most experienced utilization review and compliance staff. New devices are now approved, such as the Watchman and Mitraclip. Plus, there are new changes to long-established National Coverage Determinations (NCDs), such as NCD 20.4 for the Implantable Defibrillator Cardioverter.
Join Dr. Ronald Hirsch as he reviews the approved indications, coverage determinations, and special requirements for ICDs, Watchman, and percutaneous aortic and mitral valve procedures.
During part two of this exclusive webcast, Dr. Hirsch will…
- Review changes to indications for ICDs
- Explain shared decision-making in the context of ICDs
- Describe patient selection and indications for Watchman
- Compare indications and requirements for aortic and mitral valve procedures