News & Analysis

January 31, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses recent guidance from CMS on how to handle the removal of TKAs from the inpatient-only list and the 2 midnight rule. 

January 24, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor covers coding, billing, and payment rules for provider-based departments located off campus, including new rules that became effective for dates of service on and after January 1, 2019.

January 17, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor reviews the policies and procedures surrounding the implementation of a new provider specialty code for Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine.

January 10, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor examines the initial implementation of CMS' new price transparency policy and tactics facilties have employed to comply with publicly posting a list of machine-readable standard charges. 

January 3, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor is the second in a two-part series on the 2019 changes to coverage and payment rules for rural health clinics. 

December 20, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses the intent of the 2019 price transparency policy and shares last-minute resources to help providers achieve compliance with the regulation. 

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