News & Analysis

December 1, 2019
Briefings on APCs

In the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) final rule, CMS put a stamp of approval on its previous proposals to overhaul how medical practices will report office and outpatient E/M services in 2021.

November 27, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor looks at the impact recent changes to beneficiary notices will have on providers. 

November 27, 2019
HIM Briefings

Use this sample cover letter as a template for rebilled accounts.

November 27, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a variety of new initiatives aimed toward improved safety and quality at nursing homes, updated fact sheets on opt-in and voluntary reporting procedures for MIPS, a comment request on an information collection regarding the MOON, and more!

November 27, 2019
Medicare Web

Medicare made $54.4 million in improper payments to acute care hospitals for post-acute transfers that did not comply with Medicare’s policies, according to a November 1 report from the Office of Inspector General (OIG).

November 27, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: I've been hearing the term food insecurity increasingly mentioned as it relates to case management. Is there a standard definition for it?

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