Tag: insurance

New CMS reimbursement code “severely underpays” for drug-coated balloons

Drug-coated balloon (DCB) angioplasty devices have been categorised by the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) into the same billing code as...

Interventional radiology’s right to compete

There is a recent story about a UK-based private insurer potentially no longer recognising interventional radiologists as primary practitioners for the treatment of varicose...