Nov 27, 2019 ... Hopefully this letter and the excerpts of supporting documentation will clarify some ... Your Medicare plan will be billed for the collection of pap smear (if ......
Feb 8, 2019 ... review, the member is removed from the sample and replaced by a member from ... Documentation of a “vaginal pap smear” in conjunction with ...
Registered nurses (RNs) who carry out a pelvic exam or cervical cancer screening must possess ... specimen collection via vaginal swab or urine sample, are acceptable and recomme...
Cervical Cancer: Screening. August 21, 2018. Recommendations made by the USPSTF are independent of the U.S. government. They should not be construed ...
Was Pap smear obtained? □0 No, not done. □1. No, send for outside report. □2 . Yes, vaginal smear. Initiate. Form 92 - Pap Smear. □3. Yes, Pap smear.
For example: “I will be passing a speculum, which is a plastic/metal instrument, ... The cervical smear is used to detect precancerous changes in the cervix:.
Study Participants In each year of the survey, a representative sample of US women 18 ... Women without a cervix who undergo Pap smear testing receive vaginal smears, ... Data Fi...
The following guidelines are based on the NCCLS Document GP15-A: ... representative sampling of the cervix by the Pap technique. ... a clean cotton swab. 2.
Aetna considers Pap smear screening not medically necessary for women who have ... Aetna considers self-collected / self-sampling HPV tests for screening of ... be discontinued i...
Jan 1, 2019 ... traditional Pap smear requires a second sample to be taken. ... but are not sufficient documentation unless all specific information needed to.