News & Analysis

October 24, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor reviews the updated Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) rates published in the correction notice for the final rule. 

October 17, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor looks at Medicare regulations and requirements regarding hospital pricing of services.

October 10, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor addresses the broad range of directives included in a recent Executive Order aimed at improving Medicare Advantage and reducing burden on providers. 

October 3, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor focuses on updates to the inpatient quality programs and examines their impact on MS-DRG payment calculations. 

September 26, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses a change that will be implemented in October to address issues related to device-dependent procedure edits. 

September 19, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor reviews recent clarifications for the use of revenue coes 0942 and 0240 when billing for hospital inpatient Part B services. 

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