News & Analysis

September 7, 2022
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include new information on billing for the Novavax vaccine, updates to COVID-19 emergency declaration blanket waiver details, an analysis of telehealth use for opioid use disorder during the pandemic, and more!

September 1, 2022
Briefings on APCs

Coding professionals can get an early start to 2023 by reviewing CPT codes that will be added, revised, and deleted next year. Analysis of the 2023 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule reveals changes to 10 chapters in the CPT Manual, in addition to the revisions to the E/M chapter.

August 31, 2022
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include updates to the manual regarding new payer only codes, information on a preliminary injunction against EMTALA guidance issued in July, the materials and recording from the August 2022 HOP Panel Meeting, and more!

August 31, 2022
Case Management Monthly

Follow the case of a patient who is frequently readmitted for acute exacerbations of multiple sclerosis and a stage 4 pressure injury.

August 31, 2022
HIM Briefings

A spinal fusion is used to permanently connect two or more vertebrae in the spine, eliminating motion between them. Review ICD-10-PCS coding for spinal fusions based on key information in the operative note.

August 24, 2022
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a blog post on CMS plans to wind down COVID-19 PHE waivers, a press release about the discontinuation of certain forms, the annual update to the clotting factor furnishing fee, and more!