News & Analysis

January 1, 2022
Briefings on APCs

The 2022 CPT code set includes 249 new codes that went into effect January 1. Review new CPT codes for spinal decompressions, cataract removals, auditory implantations, and more.

January 1, 2022
Briefings on APCs

Our experts answer questions about documentation and CPT coding for psychological testing, reporting split/shared E/M services, and more.

January 1, 2022
Briefings on APCs

Lawrence A. Allen, MBA, CPC, CPMA, CEMA, makes the case for reevaluating coding performance.

January 1, 2022
Briefings on APCs

Shelley C. Safian, PhD, RHIA, CCS-P, COC, breaks down CPT coding for hearing assessments and for auditory osseointegrated implants used to treat certain types of hearing loss.

December 22, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include an MLN booklet on opioid treatment program billing and payment, the January 2022 update to the ambulatory surgical center payment system, information on Congressional action impacting Medicare payment, and more! 

December 21, 2021
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor walks through the payment implications of the Protecting Medicare and American Farmers from Sequestor Cuts Act.

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