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U.S. Marshals Service

Prisoner Health Care Standards

III. NON-AUTHORIZED MEDICAL INTERVENTIONS/PROCEDURES

The following medical interventions and procedures are not authorized for payment by the USMS, unless ordered by the court:

B. CARDIOLOGY - NOT COVEREDblockquote>

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, physician review

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, scanning analysis

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, recording

Cardiac rehabilitation, unless ordered in writing by a physician or mid-level provider after a cardiac incident or surgery and preauthorized by the Office of Interagency Medical Services

Donor cardiectomy-pneumonectomy

Donor cardiectomy

Electrocardiograms, unless ordered by a physician or mid-level provider based on clinical findings suggestive of cardiac disease

Heart transplant

Heart-lung transplant

Photopheresis, extracorporeal

Plethysmography

Prolonged extracorporeal circulation for cardiopulmonary insufficiency

Single or multiple injections of sclerosing solutions

 
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