Customizations to the 23rd edition of the MCG Care Guidelines
Effective November 5, 2019, customizations will be implemented for Chemotherapy and Inpatient & Surgical Care (W0162) for adult patients. The customizations provide specific criteria and guidance on the following:
- Clinical indications for admission; examples will also be added for:
- Aggressive hydration needs that cannot be managed in an infusion center.
- Prolonged marrow suppression.
- Regimens that cannot be managed outpatient; examples will also be added.
Providers can view a summary of the 23rd edition of the MCG Care Guidelines customizations online by selecting Customizations to MCG Care Guidelines 23rd Edition.
September 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California