We ask that your driver come with you and stay the entire time you are at our center.
If there is a difference between this general information and your plan documents, your plan documents will be used to determine your coverage. However, services with specific coverage criteria may be reviewed retrospectively to determine if criteria are being met.
Retrospective denial may result if criteria are not met.
American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Physical Status Classification System: ASA Physical Status 1: A normal healthy patient ASA Physical Status 2: A patient with mild systemic disease ASA Physical Status 3: A patient with severe systemic disease ASA Physical Status 4: A patient with severe systemic disease that is a constant threat to life ASA Physical Status 5: A moribund patient who is not expected to survive without the operation Minimal sedation (anxiolysis) is an induced state of altered cognition whereby cognitive function and coordination may be impaired, but airways remain patent (i.e., open/unobstructed) and protective airway reflexes remain intact.
The patient is also able to maintain a normal response to verbal commands and physical stimulation.
These services may or may not be covered by your Health Partners plan.