The National Institute of Mental Health is currently recruiting participants for a clinical study to see if using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to guide repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) helps locate the best area for treatment and to explore [..]
We are pleased to announce the adoption and implementation of a new Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Local Coverage Determination (LCD) with National Government Services ( NGS) effective August 15, 2014. This coverage decision will now provide access to TMS for approximately 9.3 Million members in NY, CT, ME, NH, VT, RI, MA, IL, WI, MN. View article here.
Policy Link: The coverage medical policy is publicly available via the website: This is the link for the Connecticut LCD but it is the same for all states in the two Jurisdictions.