This section of the Medical Policy Reference Manual includes medical policies pertaining to radiology.
Medical policies in this section pertain to the diagnostic application of roentgen rays, of gamma rays from sealed sources, of ultrasonic radiation, and of radiofrequency radiation.
Policies in this section will encompass diagnostic radiology, medical nuclear physics, nuclear radiology, and therapeutic radiology.
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.