This subsection of the Medical Policy Reference Manual includes medical policies pertaining to anesthesiology.
Medical policies in this section encompass pain management, pain relief and maintenance, or restoration of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or diagnostic procedure.
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.