New Reimbursement Policies: Maternity Services and Multiple Delivery - Professional*
The new Multiple Delivery policy has the same reimbursement guidelines and requirements as the current Routine Obstetrics policy.
The new Maternity Services policy has the same reimbursement guidelines for global billing as the current Routine Obstetrics policy with an update to the postpartum period. The postpartum period for CPT code 59430 (postpartum care only) will change from 45 days to a 90 day period.
* Notice of Material Changes/Amendments to Contract and Changes to Prior Authorization Requirements may apply for new or updated reimbursement policies, medical policies, or prior authorization requirements.
September 2019 Anthem Provider News - Ohio