May 1, 2023

New policies

The following new policies were recently created and will be effective July 1, 2023:

  • Handheld Radiofrequency Spectroscopy for Intraoperative Assessment of Surgical Margins during Breast-Conserving Surgery
  • Stationary Ultrasonic Diathermy Devices

Effective dates can vary so please review the full text of these policies in the Provider section of bcbsri.com under the Medical Policy heading.