Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Final LCD - Effective March 15, 2020

This Local Coverage Determination (LCD) has completed the Open Public Meeting and Contractor Advisory Committee (CAC) comment period and is now finalized under contractor numbers: 01112 (NCA), 01182 (SCA), 01212 (AS, GU, HI, NMI), and 01312 (NV). Responses to comments received may be found as a link at the bottom of the final LCD.

Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) Number/Contractor Determination Number: L38310
LCD Title: Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Effective Date: March 15, 2020
Summary of LCD: This LCD provides coverage for FDA-approved hypoglossal nerve neurostimulation for the treatment of moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea under specified criteria.

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Last Updated Jan 30, 2020