News & Analysis

September 19, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule strictly prohibit the disclosure or request of an entire medical record? If not, does there need to be a case-by-case justification every time an entire record is disclosed?

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. 

September 18, 2019
Medicare Web

Q. How can case managers help ensure that bias doesn’t interfere with patient care?

September 18, 2019
HIM Briefings

As Medicare Advantage makes strides to becoming the new norm, organizations need to establish new processes, educate staff, and advocate for patients. Learn how your organization can keep pace with change before it’s too late to catch up.

September 18, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include an article for health care professionals to use as a resource throughout the 2019-20 flu season, an OIG data brief on using CERT data to identify high-risk home health agencies, revisions to the Claims Processing Manual regarding billing for Part B inpatient services, and more! 

September 18, 2019
Medicare Web

CMS recently reminded hospitals to review compliance with Medicare policy for billing Part B inpatient services.

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