News & Analysis

September 27, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses a new exception to the Medicare Secondary Payer Questionnaire process that could reduce the frequency of when these questions need to be asked and enhance patient satisfaction. 

September 20, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor looks at guidance from CMS on IMRT billing following the release of an OIG audit report citing a 100% error rate in billing certain IMRT planning services.

September 13, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week’s note from the instructor explores ways to implement new processes to meet CMS’ public list of standard charges requirement beginning in 2019.

September 6, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor is the second in a two-part series reviewing some of the major provisions in the 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System final rule. This week's note reviews changes to payment factors and meaningful measures. 

August 30, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor is the first in a two-part series reviewing some of the major provisions in the 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System final rule. 

August 23, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's instructor note examines some of the hidden impacts of provisions from the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule, including certain proposed changes that would affect hospitals as well as physician practices. 

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