Medical policies do not constitute medical advice, nor are they intended to govern the practice of medicine. They are intended to reflect Highmark's reimbursement and coverage guidelines. Coverage for services may vary for individual members, based on the terms of the benefit contract.
Highmark retains the right to review and update the medical policy guidelines in its sole discretion. These guidelines are the proprietary information of Highmark. Any sale, copying, or dissemination of the medical policies is prohibited; however, limited copying of medical policies is permitted for individual use.