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Fidia's HYMOVIS Receives Product-Specific J-Code -

The U.S. Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) assigned a unique Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code or J-Code to Fidia Pharma's HYMOVIS® highly viscoelastic, non-crosslinked hydrogel to treat knee osteoarthritis pain. The reimbursement code is effective January 2017.

The product was launched in the U.S. at AAOS 2016.

Other viscosupplements in 2016 news include:

 

 


Sources: Fidia Pharma USA Inc.; ORTHOWORLD Inc.

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