Medical Policy Update: Allergy Immunotherapy

Medical Policy Update: Allergy Immunotherapy

6/24/2015

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan review and update medical policies and guidelines regularly. In addition to updating existing medical policies, we also review frequently occurring clinical situations and may create new medical policies.

We recently updated CAM 009 Allergy Immunotherapy. We now allow 30 units per 12 weeks for allergy immunotherapy. Please refer to the medical policy for additional details.

To access medical policies for BlueCross members, visit the Providers page, select Education Center, then select the Medical Policies and Clinical Guidelines page and look in the Medical Policies section. To access medical policies for BlueChoice HealthPlan members, visit the Providers page, select Resources, then select Medical Policies and search Medical Policies.

If you have questions about this bulletin, please contact Provider Education at provider.education@bcbssc.com or by calling 803-264-4730.      

BlueCross® BlueShield® of South Carolina is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.