Revenue Cycle News and Analysis

June 17, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor shines a spotlight on a recent OIG audit of modifier -25 and how to appropriately report it. 

June 17, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor shines a spotlight on a recent OIG audit of modifier -25 and how to appropriately report it. 

June 16, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a download link for the FY 2022 ICD-10-PCS code files, a new edition of the Medicare Quarterly Compliance Newsletter, information on additional payment for the COVID-19 vaccine in the patient’s home, and more! 

June 16, 2021
HIM Briefings

Physicians can opt to base evaluation and management (E/M) level selection on medical decision-making. Learn how to interpret the new guidelines and ensure compliance.

June 9, 2021
HIM Briefings

CDI professionals are playing a larger role in denials management and appeals. Consider how using denials management as a key performance indicator (KPI) can strengthen CDI programs.

June 9, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor looks at best practices for compliance officers in creating a plan to safeguard quality of care. 

June 9, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a notice about the resumption of post-payment medical reviews, an OIG review of polysomnography services, a correction notice for the CY 2022 Medicare Advantage Program Policy and Technical Changes final rule, and more!

June 2, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a fact sheet on provider documentation to facilitate collaborative care, an OIG review of CMS payments for end-stage renal disease monthly capitation payments, a new OIG FAQ item on enforcement discretion during the COVID-19 PHE, and more!

June 2, 2021
HIM Briefings

The agency is proposing methods to alleviate burden on hospitals that have been under strain for the past year, while also asking for feedback that may shape future data reporting and rate-setting.

June 1, 2021
Briefings on HIPAA

Insider threats at healthcare organizations increased in 2020. Learn how to develop security practices to mitigate these threats.

June 1, 2021
Case Management Monthly
June 1, 2021
Case Management Monthly

With inpatient rehabilitation facility admissions under increasing auditor scrutiny, learn about tactics you can use at your facility to identify audit risks.  

June 1, 2021
Briefings on APCs

Joe Rivet, Esq., CCS-P, CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CICA, CHRC, CHPC, CHEP, CHC, CICA, CAC, CACO, looks at the implications of a recent OIG brief on how Medicare Advantage organizations could use national provider identifiers (NPI) to monitor for fraud, waste, and abuse.