News & Analysis

March 17, 2021
Medicare Web

Q: As case managers strive to best support patients recovering from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), what are some of the most important things to keep in mind?

March 15, 2021
Medicare Web

Q: When a patient is discharged from an acute care hospital to a hospice program, should this be billed as a discharge or a transfer?

March 12, 2021
Medicare Web

Q: We are confused about which body part value in ICD-10-PCS should be captured for an incision and drainage (I&D) of a perianal abscess of the left buttocks because the physician documented both “perianal” and “left buttocks.”

March 11, 2021
Medicare Web

Q: How can you track or prevent the use of USB drives in a hospital setting?

March 10, 2021
Medicare Web

Q: What role should case managers play in terms of encouraging patients to receive the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine? What are some steps to take in this process?

March 8, 2021
Medicare Web

Q: Do we need to submit a formal request to CMS for any of the COVID-19-related waivers to apply? Do we need to keep records or documentation pertaining to which waivers we've used and the services they apply to?