News & Analysis

August 6, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor takes a first look at the 2021 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) proposed rule and the possibility of sunsetting the inpatient-only list. 

July 30, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses the new home infusion therapy (HIT) benefit and how it could help in the continuum of care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 23, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor reviews coding and documentation requirements for severe malnutrition in light of another OIG review of these types of claims. 

July 16, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses how to apply the blood deductible under Parts A and B, and it looks at the coverage, billing, and payment rules unique to blood products and related services. 

July 9, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses common questions related to patient status billing issues.

July 2, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor examines ways compliance officers can help mitigate compliance risks within the revenue cycle. 

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