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    • October 25, 2017

    This new coverage guideline addresses the use of multi-biomarker disease activity (MBDA) blood testing that produces a score designed to assess rheumatoid arthritis disease activity. The use of multi-biomarker disease activity blood testing for rheumatoid arthritis (for example, Vectra DA) is considered investigational and not medically necessary... more

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    • October 25, 2017

    The scope of this coverage guideline was expanded to address the clinical validity and utility of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) verification tests intended to validate the identity of laboratory specimens following collection. Genetic testing to confirm the identity of a laboratory specimen [for example, know error DNA Specimen Provenance Assay (... more

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    • September 23, 2016

    Anthem currently utilizes the McKesson ClaimsXtenTM claim editing solution to administer reimbursement policy and claim edit rules. Anthem will add additional claim edits from Cotiviti Healthcare, another claim editing solution, to further enhance correct coding principles for claims processed on or after December 1, 2016. These additional edits... more

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