This subsection of the Medical Policy Reference Manual includes medical policies pertaining to cardiology.
Medical policies in this section encompass diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the heart, lungs, and blood vessels and complex cardiac conditions such as heart attacks and life-threatening abnormal heart beat rhythms.
Our medical policies are designed for informational purposes only and are not an authorization, or an explanation of benefits, or a contract. Receipt of benefits is subject to satisfaction of all terms and conditions of the coverage. Medical technology is constantly changing, and we reserve the right to review and update our policies periodically.