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We are conducting a comprehensive review of the positions of relevant medical societies and expert authorities to determine those instances when monitored anesthesia care is considered medically necessary and appropriate for endoscopic procedures.
In the new policy, which was announced in late December, Aetna continues to cover moderate sedation, but only covers monitored anesthesia care for high-risk patients.
The JED(TM) will be used in Monitored Anesthesia Care cases or in other situations where the airway may be compromised.