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May 05 - 07 2014, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

2014 ASA Legislative Conference

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FDA MEDWATCH ALERTS

April 21, 2014

Lidocaine HCI Injection, USP, by Hospira: Recall - Visible Particulates

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Lidocaine HCI Injection USP by Hospira Recall Visible Particulates

April 18, 2014

Propofol Injectable Emulsion, USP by Hospira: Recall - Visible Particulates

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Propofol Injectable Emulsion USP by Hospira Recall Visible Particulates

April 18, 2014

FDA MedWatch - ARKON Anesthesia Delivery System with Version 2.0 Software by Spacelabs Healthcare: Class I Recall

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FDA MedWatch Class I Recall 4 18 14

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Anesthesiology Continuing Education (ACE) Program

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UPDATED: Changes for Anesthesia Claims Under 5010 Transaction Code Set

Thursday, December 08, 2011

We continue to receive reports of concerns related to claims submitted under the 5010 transactions standard:

-- A requirement for additional narrative information when a CPT code descriptor includes the phrase “not otherwise specified”

-- Confusion about whether the surgical CPT code is a required element in a claims for anesthesia services

ASA is working with multiple organizations to resolve these matters and will continue to post additional information as it becomes available.  Click here for the most recent update.

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