News & Analysis

August 16, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor reviews some of the major proposals in the 2019 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) proposed rule and examines the impact these proposals may have on health systems.

August 9, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor examines the many ways CMS is attempting to reduce burden in a variety of areas within the Medicare program. 

August 2, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note discusses ways the HIM department and coding team can assist in edit and denials management to improve revenue cycle processes. 

July 26, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor reviews ways to stay compliant when billing for infusions and what role the revenue cycle leadership can play in overseeing the billing process for these services. 

July 19, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's instructor's note addresses the coding implications of the proposed changes to E/M coding from the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule.

July 12, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor examines the intricacies of the home infusion therapy (HIT) benefit and the 2019 Home Health Prospective Payment System proposed rule's implementation of temporary HIT payments. 

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