When is genetic testing medically necessary?

Answer On One Hand: Diagnosis and ClarificationTesting is valuable during high risk situations during pregnancy. Close family members, parents or siblings with a disorder and a high miscarriage rate can i... Read More »

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Are vaccines medically necessary?

1. Yes, the reason that there is an argument about it is because so many people were vaccinated that we don't see the dire results that these diseases bring. 2. It depends on who you ask. If you as... Read More »

What is considered medically necessary for gastric bypass?

Gastric bypass is a permanent form of weight loss surgery that involves removal of part of the stomach and a shortening of the intestinal tract. Certain medical criteria make this procedure a poten... Read More »

Can you be denied coverage for gastric bypass if it is medically necessary?

AnswerIt depends on the terms of the insurance. Read the coverage document to determine if it specifically covers the procedure in question.ANSWERIf it is deemed medically necessary & your insuranc... Read More »

How would someone determine if a breast reduction is considered 'medically necessary'?

Answer They would start with the defintionMedically Necessary Services or supplies provided by a licensed health facility or health professional, which are determined by the health plan company a... Read More »