INSIGHTEC is pleased to announce that The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association has made another POSITIVE coverage decision for MR-guided focused ultrasound treatment for medication-refractory in the treatment of Essential Tremor. As of February, 2019, Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield has updated their coverage policy to include the Neuravive Treatment as a covered benefit! Wellmark provides coverage in Iowa and South Dakota.
Coverage is effective for:
This is an exciting step that will give more patients access to the latest incisionless procedure to treat essential tremor.
Please note: It is our understanding that under the Blue Card Network, patients traveling outside of their home state for treatment at a facility providing MRgFUS would be subject to their home plan coverage decision. We recommend confirming coverage determination with your health plan prior to treatment.