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Mandated coverage for anesthesia/hospitalization for dental care

Virginia. Special Advisory Commission on Mandated Health Insurance Benefits.

Mandated coverage for anesthesia/hospitalization for dental care

report of the Special Advisory Commission on Mandated Health Insurance Benefits to the Governor and the General Assembly of Virginia.

by Virginia. Special Advisory Commission on Mandated Health Insurance Benefits.

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Published by Commonwealth of Virginia in Richmond .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Insurance, Dental -- Law and legislation -- Virginia,
    • Insurance, Health -- Law and legislation -- Virginia

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      SeriesHouse document ;, no. 80, House document (Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates) ;, 2000, no. 80.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJ87 .V9 2000c no. 80, HG9387.75 .V9 2000c no. 80
      The Physical Object
      Pagination14 p. (in various pagings) ;
      Number of Pages14
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6831851M
      LC Control Number00325474
      OCLC/WorldCa43521642

      Coverage for anesthesia in dental care. This law of the State of Illinois requires health insurance companies to cover anesthesia and ancillary costs of providing dental care to a patient with disabilities when performed in a hospital or outpatient center.


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Mandated coverage for anesthesia/hospitalization for dental care by Virginia. Special Advisory Commission on Mandated Health Insurance Benefits. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Evaluation of Senate Bill 81 1 Anesthesia and Hospit Senate Bill 81 of the General Assembly Session would amend Section of the Code of Virginia, which mandates health insurance coverage for medically necessary general anes. dental care. Because Senate Bill would require coverage of general anesthesia for dental procedures regardless of whether the patient has dental coverage, patients may still be deterred from treatment by the cost of the dental treatment itself when they do not have dental coverage.

C Mandated coverage for dental care — anesthesia and certain hospital charges. Notwithstanding section C.6, and subject to the terms and conditions of the policy or contract, a policy or contract providing for third-party payment or prepayment of health or medical expenses shall provide coverage for the administration of general anesthesia and hospital or.

A. Notwithstanding the provisions of §each insurer proposing to issue individual or group accident and sickness insurance policies providing hospital, medical and surgical, or major medical coverage on an expense-incurred basis; each corporation providing individual or group accident and sickness subscription contracts; and each health maintenance organization providing a health care plan for health care services shall provide coverage for medically necessary general anesthesia.

(3) A person who has a medical or behavioral condition which requires hospitalization or general anesthesia when dental care is provided. Each plan as described in this section must provide coverage for administration of general anesthesia and hospital or office charges for treatment rendered by a dentist, regardless of whether the services are provided in a participating hospital.

This Coverage Policy addresses the use of monitored anesthesia care (MAC)/general anesthesia and associated facility charges in conjunction with dental surgery or procedures performed by a dentist, oral surgeon or oral maxillofacial surgeon.

This includes services in a properly-equipped and staffed office, a hospital or outpatient surgery Size: KB. Coverage for general anesthesia, hospital charges for dental care MANDATE Coverage for Chiropractic Care.

RSMo. Shall provide chiropractic care, as defined in chapterRSMo, as part of basic health care services for covered conditions. Does not. Health insurance is required to cover hospital or ambulatory surgery center charges incurred and anesthetics provided in conjunction with dental care for a child under the age of 5, an individual who has a chronic disability, or an individual who has a medical condition requiring hospitalization or general anesthesia for dental Size: 1MB.

TRICARE doesn't cover hypnotherapy and anesthesia billed separately by an attending physician or dentist (except for instances otherwise described) or by the surgical, obstetrical or dental assistant. A health carrier may require prior authorization of hospitalization for dental care procedures in the same manner that prior authorization is required for hospitalization for other covered diseases or conditions.

(b) A health plan included in subdivision 1 must also provide coverage for general anesthesia. Dental Coverage. Medically necessary general anesthesia, nursing, and related hospital services for in-patient, outpatient, or one-day dental services.

CGS § a (as amended by PAsec. 2) Accidental Ingestion or Consumption of Controlled Drugs. Emergency medical care for the accidental ingestion or consumption of controlled drugs. Reimbursement Policy: Anesthesia Reimbursement Guidelines Effective Date: November 1, Last Revised Date: Purpose: Provide guidelines for the reimbursement of anesthesia services.

Scope: All products are included, except: Products where Horizon BCBSNJ is secondary to Medicare (i.e., Medigap). COB. All Insured and Administrative Services Only. Anesthesia for Dental Care Limited coverage for individuals age 7 or younger or individuals with developmental disabilities for general anesthesia and associated hospital or ambulatory charges in conjunction with dental care when a successful result cannot be expected without anesthesia.

Insurance Article § Insurance Article §File Size: KB. As described in regulations and the program manuals used by the intermediaries and carriers who administer Medicare claims, the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) has interpreted the statutory exceptions language to permit payments for professional dental services when they are performed as an “integral part” of covered inpatient procedures (Carriers Manual, section Cited by: 5.

Notwithstanding section C.6, and subject to the terms and conditions of the policy or contract, a policy or contract providing for third-party payment or prepayment of health or medical expenses shall provide coverage for the administration of general anesthesia and hospital or ambulatory surgical center charges related to the provision of dental care services provided to.

Mandated coverage for general anesthesia and hospital charges for dental care, when — prior authorization required, when — exceptions. — 1. All individual and group health insurance policies providing coverage on an expense-incurred. A MANDATE must be included in the applicable type of health insurance coverage.

The person buying the insurance cannot choose to leave it out. An OFFER must be offered when the applicable type of health insurance is sold, but can be declined by.

Dental cleanings done without general anesthesia are safe and effective in many cases, according to a pilot study that challenges a new American Animal Hospital Association mandate requiring anesthesia and intubation for all dental patients.

The rule, part of the updated AAHA Dental Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats, has a few veterinary hospitals.

Medical Policy 1 BSC Dental Anesthesia Section Surgery Effective Date Febru Subsection Original Policy Date February 4, Next Review Date February Description.

General anesthesia services in a hospital, outpatient surgery center, or a dental. (14) “Hospital Dentistry” means dental services normally done in a dental office setting but due to specific client need (as detailed in OAR ) are provided in an ambulatory surgical center, inpatient or outpatient hospital setting under general anesthesia, or IV conscious sedation, if Size: KB.

InWisconsin statutes were changed to include an insurance mandate for coverage of anesthesia and hospital charges relating to the delivery of oral health care services. The mandate reads as follows: Mandatory coverage.

(1) Definitions. In this section: (a) “Disability insurance policies” mean surgical, medical, hospital, major medical or other health service coverage. DENTAL CARE AND ORAL SURGERY Covered benefits are listed in three (3) Sections - A, B and C. All services must be medically necessary.

Each benefit plan contains its own specific provisions for coverage, limitations and exclusions as stated in the member’s Evidence of Coverage (EOC)/Schedule of Benefits (SOB).

under general anesthesia. Hospital Inpatient or Outpatient Facility services and ASC Facility services for the provision of dental care under general anesthesia are addressed in this policy, not dental care or oral surgery in an office setting.

Professional dental services are covered only. (c) Any entity that provides a health care services plan, policy, or contract subject to this Code section shall provide coverage for general anesthesia and associated hospital or ambulatory surgical facility charges in conjunction with dental care provided to a person insured or otherwise covered under such plan.

Mandated coverage for general anesthesia and hospital charges for dental care, when — prior authorization required, when — exceptions. — 1. All individual and group health insurance policies providing coverage on an expense-incurred basis, individual and group service or indemnity type contracts issued by a nonprofit corporation, individual and group service.

legislation that expanded coverage of dental-related anesthesia services to all health plans. Assembly Bill (ChapterStatutes of ) required all health care service plan contracts to cover general anesthesia and associated facility charges for dental procedures rendered in a hospital or surgery center for beneficiaries less thanFile Size: KB.

The provider of monitored anesthesia care must be prepared and qualified to convert to general anesthesia when necessary. If the member loses consciousness and the ability to respond purposefully, the anesthesia care is a general anesthetic, irrespective of whether airway instrumentation is required.

Coverage of nitrous oxide and intravenous. Executive Summary: Senate Bill 81 (SB 81) of the General Assembly Session would amend Section of the Code of Virginia, which mandates health insurance coverage for medically necessary general anesthesia and hospitalization charges in.

Subsequent hospital care consists of visits after the initial visit and includes interval history, examination, and medical decision-making. Hospital care includes: A semiprivate room (and when medically necessary Click to close To be medically necessary means it is appropriate, reasonable, and adequate for your condition., special care units).

(a) Every health care service plan contract, other than a specialized health care service plan contract, that is issued, amended, renewed, or delivered on or after January 1,shall be deemed to cover general anesthesia and associated facility charges for dental procedures when the clinical status or underlying medical condition of the.

Read this complete Missouri Revised Statutes Title XXIV. Business and Financial Institutions § Mandated coverage for general anesthesia and hospital charges for dental care, when--prior authorization required, when--exceptions on Westlaw.

The majority of dental insurance plans classify sedation dentistry as a luxury, optional procedure, along the same lines as dental implants or whiting treatments.

Costs for sedation dentistry vary depending on what sort of sedation you and your dentist decides to use, but you can expect to pay $ for mild sedation to about $ (and up. (c) ConstructionThis act shall not be construed to require coverage for dental care for which general anesthesia is provided.

(d) NonapplicabilityThe provisions of this section shall not apply to general anesthesia for dental care rendered for temporal mandibular joint disorders. dental disease.

Additionally, dental policies often provide coverage for a number of non-routine dental services, such as those listed below. The coverage for some non-routine services is generally at a lower level than coverage for routine care. 1 For some, coverage for dental services may be available through Medicaid or CHIP programs.

Practice Guidelines. at any location other than a general hospital, without a dental anesthesia certificate issued by the department. Part of the Commissioner’s regulations provides for the issuance of different types of dental anesthesia certificates and sets forth the educational and training requirements required to obtain such.

Dental treatment for handicapped patients; sedation vs general anesthesia and update of dental treatment in patients with different diseases (hospital, operating room and anesthesia) for dental care.

Patients from this group, usually attend a Hospital Dental Service because they feel safer getting dental care in this by: 1. A child up to 6 years of age, with a dental condition (such as baby bottle syndrome) requiring repairs of significant complexity (e.g., multiple amalgam and/or resin‐based composite restorations, pulpal therapy, extractions, or any combinations of these noted or other dental procedures).

States that mandate coverage for anesthesia and/or Cited by:   AAHA-accredited veterinary hospitals must anesthetize and intubate all dental patients under a new standard of care that challenges the practice of anesthesia-free cleanings seen increasingly in the industry.

The rule, part of the updated AAHA Dental Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats, applies to cleanings and any other dental procedure. Coverage for dental care requiring hospitalization and general anesthesia; requirements. (1) Notwithstanding section(a) any employer group sickness and accident insurance policy or subscriber contract delivered, issued for delivery, or renewed in this state and any employer group hospital, medical, or surgical expense-incurred policy, except.

( ILCS 5/z.2) Sec. z Coverage for adjunctive services in dental care. (a) An individual or group policy of accident and health insurance amended, delivered, issued, or renewed after January 1, (the effective date of Public Act ) shall cover charges incurred, and anesthetics provided, in conjunction with dental care that is provided to a covered individual in a hospital.

They had to give him general anesthesia just to have cavities filled,” Coffey said. Most states require insurance companies to provide coverage for such dental procedures, but Tricare, the military health plan, was not covering this care.

“I took my son to a hospital in Knoxville, Tenn.,” Coffey reported. “We had the dental insurance. State laws require insurers to cover general anesthesia By Donna Domino, features editor. Ma A Georgia dentist who stumbled upon a state law requiring insurance companies to cover general anesthesia and hospital costs for developmentally disabled patients or those with dental phobias says the discovery means more of his patients can now afford the care .This bill, which would be known as “Caleb’s Law,” would require the board, on or before January 1,to provide to the Legislature a report on whether current statutes and regulations for the administration and monitoring of pediatric anesthesia in dentistry provide adequate protection for pediatric dental patients and would require the board to make the report publicly available on.