News & Analysis

October 7, 2020
Medicare Web

Revenue integrity experts shared advice and lessons learned over the past months during day one of Revenue Integrity and Reimbursement Strategies: A NAHRI Virtual Event.

October 5, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: How will CMS make payments for radiation therapy (RT) services under the Radiation Oncology Model rule?

October 5, 2020
Briefings on HIPAA

When an organization discovers a hacker infiltrating the network, the natural response is to act quickly and shut down everything.

Of course, it’s important to show urgency in a response, but urgency without a well-constructed, well-rehearsed plan won’t do an organization any good. In fact, it may even exacerbate the issue.

October 2, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: During an outpatient visit, a nurse reviews the patient’s medical history and a physician performs an examination in the presence of the nurse. If you adhere to the 2021 E/M guidelines and use time as the controlling factor for code selection, can you report one E/M code for these shared services?

October 2, 2020
Case Management Monthly

For case managers, working with patients experiencing homelessness is always a challenge. But now, amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many fear the problem will soon grow exponentially worse.

October 1, 2020
Briefings on APCs

Valerie A. Rinkle, MPA, CHRI, reviews what providers need to know about the latest payment model from CMS’ Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.

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