Payment Policies - IAC Vein Center
To date, the IAC is aware that the following insurers have adopted reimbursement directives, and provides this information as a service to the venous treatment and management community. PLEASE NOTE: These policies are changed and updated regularly by the insurance carriers and list requirements as related to IAC accreditation only. Therefore, the IAC recommends that applicant facilities contact the insurance carriers in their area for the most accurate and current information to ensure compliance with reimbursement requirements at all times. Further questions about IAC accreditation as related to reimbursement may be directed to the IAC via e-mail.
The policy information within the document below details CMS policies with accreditation requirements/recommendations for venous treatment and management only.
Please Note: The policy details within this document listing accreditation requirements are only a portion of the full reimbursement directive, please search for the full policy by using the links provided within the documents.
SelectHealth Requiring IAC Vein Center Accreditation Effective January 1, 2021
Varicose Vein Preauthorization Requirement Change
Effective January 1, 2021, SelectHealth will only authorize varicose vein procedures for members on commercial plans and SelectHealth Advantage (Medicare) that are performed in a facility with IAC Vein Center accreditation.
In addition, SelectHealth will remove specific clinical criteria in lieu of this accreditation. If facilities at which you currently perform varicose vein procedures are accredited with the IAC, no action is necessary. Read the complete details on the SelectHealth website»