Legislation

Medicare Administrative Contractors have published policies on the nonphysician surgical assistant and their eligibility to receive reimbursement. Below are links to their published policies.

February 2, 2102
First Coast Service Options
Appropriate use of assistant at surgery modifiers and payment indicators

July 6, 2012
Clarification of Appropriate Use of Assistant at Surgery Modifiers

August 2011
Trailblazer Non-physician Practitioners Medicare Part B Guide

August 2011
Noridian Administrative Services
Medicare B News Issue Surgical Assistant Billing Services

MD Anderson Center

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, together with ASA, are requesting your participation in a survey, entitled "Surgeon Operating Room Behavior," which will be used for research purposes.

The anonymous survey is brief and should take less than 3 minutes to complete

Cigna Reimbursement Opportunity for Florida Surgical Assistants
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Save the Date 2017 ASA Richmond Meeting Agenda

Register here for 2017 ASA Richmond Meeting

Click here to reserve your hotel room at Richmond
Or
call 804-788-0900 and mention ASA meeting. Limited block.