News & Analysis

February 1, 2020
Briefings on APCs

The Medicine section of the CPT Manual includes codes for a variety of services including acupuncture, vaccinations, and behavioral health assessments and is divided into 33 subsections that can make it challenging to navigate.

February 1, 2020
Case Management Monthly

Case managers weathered several changes in 2019, and 2020 promises to bring more of the same. We reached out to experts to find out what issues are likely to be front and center in the coming year.

January 31, 2020
Medicare Web

Q: How will the expected E/M leveling guidelines changes affect hospital visits in 2021?

January 31, 2020
Case Management Monthly

The attending physician has requested that case manager Eloise prepare Mrs. White for discharge five times, but each time, the night before the discharge day, the patient experiences a medical complication.

January 30, 2020
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses two requirements for laboratories and the delays and updates pertaining to them.

January 29, 2020
Medicare Web

CMS is expanding Medicare coverage of next-generation sequencing (NGS) to diagnose certain types of ovarian and breast cancer, according to a January 27 decision memo.

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