News & Analysis

August 6, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: When would it be appropriate to report CPT® add-on code 90785 (interactive complexity)?

August 6, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor takes a first look at the 2021 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) proposed rule and the possibility of sunsetting the inpatient-only list. 

August 6, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: I have read recently about the uptick in “vishing,” or voicemail messaging scams, targeting remote healthcare workers. What are your recommendations for protecting against this type of threat?

August 5, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: Beginning in July, prior authorization is needed for certain hospital outpatient services such as blepharoplasty, botulinum toxin injections, panniculectomy, rhinoplasty, and vein ablation. Going forward, how should hospitals approach this change?

August 5, 2020
Medicare Web

Organizations may bill Medicare for isolation and quarantine counseling provided to patients being tested for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

August 5, 2020
HIM Briefings

Several recent changes affect hospitals’ 340B programs. Follow these eight tips to review and optimize your hospital’s 340B program.

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