HEALTH POLICY

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    Facilitated the sharing of liability information
    with The Doctors Company

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    Developed and participated in the presentation
    of four ASPS Coding Workshops

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    Defended Relative Values for 12 CPT codes with high utilization by Plastic Surgeons

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    Reviewed and provided comment to CMS 
    on the Medicare Rulemaking process

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    Developed a CME module on Malignant hyperthermia

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    Developed an Insurance Coverage Criteria statement for Fat Grafting

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    Developed “Plasticode,” a crosswalk from ICD-9
    to ICD-10 to assist with the coding transition

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF PLASTIC SURGEONS / 2015 ANNUAL REPORT