Monthly Archives: February 2015

Patrick J. Geraghty, CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida (Florida Blue)

From: Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2015 3:18 PMTo: Chet Burrell, President & CEO CareFirst BlueCross BlueShieldSubject: Battling Florida Blue… To Joyce’s fellow patients et al, I need your help.  If anyone out there reading this message knows … Continue reading

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Still battling Florida Blue…

From: (redacted)Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2015 9:58 AMTo: Herbert SteinSubject: RE: DECISION THAT THE NCD RECORD IS COMPLETE AND ADEQUATE TO SUPPORT THE VALIDITY OF NCD 160.18(C), VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION Hi Herbert.Got your call and the email updates. Thank you.I … Continue reading

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DECISION THAT THE NCD RECORD IS COMPLETE AND ADEQUATE TO SUPPORT THE VALIDITY OF NCD 160.18(C), VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION

From: Herbert Stein [mailto:fabrik@bellsouth.net] Sent: Friday, February 27, 2015 4:09 AM Subject: DECISION THAT THE NCD RECORD IS COMPLETE AND ADEQUATE TO SUPPORT THE VALIDITY OF NCD 160.18(C), VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION To Joyce’s fellow patients et al, At long last … Continue reading

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DECISION THAT THE NCD RECORD IS COMPLETE AND ADEQUATE TO SUPPORT THE VALIDITY OF NCD 160.18(C), VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION

Department of Health and Human ServicesDEPARTMENTAL APPEALS BOARDAppellate DivisionNCD 160.18, Vagus Nerve StimulationDocket No. A-14-3Decision No. 2613December 30, 2014DECISION THAT THE NCD RECORD IS COMPLETE AND ADEQUATE TO SUPPORT THE VALIDITY OF NCD 160.18(C), VAGUS NERVE STIMULATIONThe Medicare program, established … Continue reading

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