In the 2014 OPPS Final Rule, CMS has dramatically increased packaged services and made clear that the trend will continue in 2015 and beyond.
In the 2014 OPPS Final Rule, CMS offered the following -example for billing a laboratory test on the same date of service as the primary service, but ordered for a different purpose than the primar
CMS replaces clinic E/M visit levels with single G-code, collapses EAM levels
In addition to increased packaging and collapsing of E/M clinic visit level CPT® codes in the 2014 OPPS -Final Rule, CMS made additional changes that will have an immediate impact on reimbursement
The U.S. healthcare system is and will continue to be dependent on clinical codes and is thus equally dependent on accurate and complete clinical documentation.
ICD-10 impact on AMIs