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Flushing a peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) line does indeed require the skills of a
As Connecticut closes in on passing a bill to allow advanced practice RNs (APRNs) to practice in
On Friday, February 9, President Trump signed into law a bill designed to keep the federal govern
Home health care billing is a complicated task—to make sure you receive all the pay
Nurse practitioners (NP) will have to wait to gain independence in patient care following Gov. D
  How solid is your billing system?
DECEMBER 22, 2016
  How solid is your billing system?
DECEMBER 1, 2017
  How PBJ staffing data can affect your bottom line
On June 16, a Senate committee examined how to improve electronic health record (EHR) systems, fo
  [WEBINAR] Consolidated billing: How new payment reform affects SNFs
AUGUST 24, 2018
When Congress delayed ICD-10 implementation in 2014 by inserting language into an unrelate
In a whirlwind week for healthcare, we saw an ICD-10 delay inserted in an unrelated Medicare bi
Proposed legislation that would allow advance practice nurses to practice independently risks pa
In case hospitals weren’t devoting enough attention to preventing central line–associ
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
Hospital Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to hospital billing r
With Senate Bill (SB) 1148 now in effect in Oklahoma, the state has become a testing ground for t
Q: How do you bill for a patient that is admitted after a 3 day hospital stay that
Nurse practitioners (NP) in New York will be able to operate more independently of physicians und
A bill introduced in the state legislature wants to prevent University of Wisconsin (UW) OB-GYN r
JULY 21, 2017
Some providers face a fee schedule cut of 50% for E/M services billed with modifier 25
SEPTEMBER 4, 2017
Last Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to repeal the Independent Payment
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Lawmakers in a half-dozen states are considering bills that would expand the scope of practice fo
  Consolidated Billing: Unique Billing Scenarios
AUGUST 14, 2015
NCCI guidelines for Part B Billing New coding requirements r
How would we bill the following scenario? On Monday, a nurse assesses the patient’s
A single sentence added to a House of Representatives bill that went unremarked-upon during a bri
Q. How can chargemaster coordinators communicate updates to managers and directors?
  Welcome to The Bottom Line
SNF Consolidated Billing: Who Really Has to Pay All These Invoices?
SNF Consolidated Billing: Who Really Has to Pay All These Invoices?
AUGUST 1, 2014
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
The Long-Term Care Billing Webcast is a 90-minute webcast where expert 
APRIL 25, 2014
by Crys S. Draconi, education manager for neurosciences at Tufts Medical Center and independe
APRIL 20, 2018
On Friday, February 9, President Trump signed into law a bill designed to keep the federal govern
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a compr
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
Common SNF billing struggles Written by Lisa McIntire and Jul
On a strict party line vote, Senate Republicans this afternoon narrowly approved a procedural vot
JULY 27, 2017
How do we bill for osteoporosis drugs? The home health consolidated bil
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APRIL 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
by: Megan Herr Agencies should prepare for how they will compensate for the loss
JULY 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
Hospital Billing From A to Z  
  Billing Q&A
SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
  Billing for the flu vaccine
OCTOBER 5, 2018
by Crys S. Draconi, education manager for neurosciences at Tufts Medical Center and independe
MAY 11, 2018
CMS has issued new guidance that explains how agencies can go about converting subunits to branc
Coding and billing for pregnancy brings unique challenges, including global pregnancy packages an
Learn how to protect your workers from intruders and other violent incidents in your faci
How should our agency handle patient changes in condition from a billing per
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
JUSTCODING
Since its introduction in the skilled nursing facility (SNF) setting, consolidated billing (CB) h
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
By John Palmer It's a broken record. No matter how many times the expert
NOVEMBER 2, 2019
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  The administrator's role in the billing process
OCTOBER 16, 2015
  Fortify billing systems with strong communication
JANUARY 8, 2016
  QAPI: What is the billing department's role?
OCTOBER 14, 2016
  Avoiding Medicare fraudulent billing
JANUARY 27, 2017
  FAQs: Consolidated billing for SNFs
OCTOBER 13, 2017
  Consolidated billing: Navigating special cases
AUGUST 9, 2018
  Implications of consolidated billing under PDPM
OCTOBER 12, 2018
Q: How should an organization handle patient requests to withhold protected health inform
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
 CMS proposes aligning its conditional packaging logic with how it applies packaging to labs
How do you plan to spend Black Friday this year? I won’t be doing any sh
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
Coding and billing for pregnancy brings unique challenges, including global pregnancy packages an
OCTOBER 14, 2015
JUSTCODING
Consolidated billing Q&A with Janet Potter Editor's note
JANUARY 1, 2015
Q: We're wondering about how to use CPT® code 73225 (magnetic resonance
AUGUST 20, 2014
JUSTCODING
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
A bill introduced in Congress last month aims to change how Medicare-funded GME training position
OCTOBER 7, 2016
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
Q: We are having a lot of issues in moving laboratory testing to a 14X bill type w
Last week the House of Representatives passed a bill to replace the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR;
1. Assessing how limitations in mobility from an amputation affect functional activities
Consolidated billing Q&A with Janet Potter Editor's n
DECEMBER 1, 2014
The sexual misconduct cases of prominent men like Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby, and Matt Laurer,
JULY 12, 2018
Taking the mystery out of consolidated billing In the Balanc
DECEMBER 1, 2014
If you’ve ever wondered how Medicare reimburses hospitals and pays physicians, new data fro
Q:  How do you bill for a patient that is admitted after a 3 day hospital stay
  SNF Consolidated Billing: Who Really Has to Pay All These Invoices?
AUGUST 14, 2014
  OIG report emphasizes need for improvement for billing for changes in therapy
AUGUST 14, 2015
  Consolidated billing: A new emphasis on provider collaboration
AUGUST 28, 2015
  Best Practices for Ongoing Consolidated Billing Compliance
OCTOBER 16, 2015
  Navigating Special Billing Cases: Leaves of Absence
OCTOBER 30, 2015
  Overpayments tied to therapy billing attract more federal scrutiny of SNFs
DECEMBER 4, 2015
  Medicare billing: A common compliance risk area
APRIL 15, 2016
  New whitepape available: Physician Certification and Recertification: Permission to Bill
APRIL 29, 2016
  Top five SNF Part A billing issues
AUGUST 12, 2016
  What is the SNFs liability for practitioner billing errors?
OCTOBER 14, 2016
  Consolidated billing questions? We have your answers!
JANUARY 6, 2017
  We are now offering a 2-day SNF billing bootcamp!
  Billing for pneumococcal pneumonia, influenza virus, and Hepatitis B vaccines
  Part B Therapy Billing: Functional reporting and G-codes webcast
OCTOBER 13, 2017
  New billing resources have been added!
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
  CMS publishes revised instructions for consolidated billing related to ambulance transportati
APRIL 20, 2018
  Six steps to ensuring a solid SNF billing system
APRIL 27, 2018
  Streamline consolidated billing claim submission with this tool
  Consolidated billing stage-specific strategies for compliance
  HCPCS codes used for SNF consolidated billing updated
  Understand the SNF UB-04 data elements for Part B billing
AUGUST 31, 2018
  [NEW WHITE PAPER] Tackling common billing challenges with case studies
AUGUST 17, 2018
  CMS releases updates to billing for flu vaccine
SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
  CMS seeks billing specialists to participate in provider compliance focus group
SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
  Are you billing Occurrence Code 22 correctly?
OCTOBER 12, 2018
  Special requirements for billing urology supplies & updated DMEPOS fee schedule
DECEMBER 21, 2018
  Case study: Consolidated billing, major category I
DECEMBER 7, 2018
Common consolidated billing issues facing SNFs Consolidated
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP How can nurses keep themselves on
JUNE 4, 2015
CMS recently reversed long-standing policy for billing inpatient-only procedures, providing hospi
Hospitals may find themselves directly in the line of fire as CMS ramps up its oversight of The J
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Hospitals may find themselves directly in the line of fire as CMS ramps up its oversight of The J
DECEMBER 1, 2018
by John Palmer Hospitals are under pressure to watch the bottom line and
OCTOBER 1, 2019
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum is the only seminar that will teach you how to respond to the
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum is the only seminar that will teach you how to respond to the
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Many agencies don’t yet have a plan for how to withstand potential cash flow disruptions u
AUGUST 27, 2014
JUSTCODING
On January 19, CMS posted a Fact Sheet regarding the Independence at Home Demonstration, which pr
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On June 3, the Senate Finance Committee advanced legislation that centers on improving how
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Two bipartisan bills introduced in the U.S. Senate aim to reduce the physician shortage. The firs
JUNE 16, 2017
by Joan Usher It’s essential that agencies work to make their billing depa
In nearly two years since practices adopted the ICD-10 code set, billing and coding experts say t
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Physician Practice Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to billin
DECEMBER 15, 2015
The OIG has taken aim at improper home health Medicare billing in its 2017 Work Plan, which is ba
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The Independence at Home Demonstration, which is affiliated with the Affordable Care Act, is maki
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
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  Bolster billing compliance: Implement a Medicare Part A triple-check process
  Safeguard revenue against partner billing flubs: The five-step invoice verification process
AUGUST 21, 2015
  Top problems SNFs encounter when billing for Part B outpatient therapy units
DECEMBER 4, 2015
  What you need to know about the five major categories of consolidated billing
  Bill introduced to add dental, hearing, and vision services under Medicare coverage
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
  What SNFs need to know about the five major categories of consolidated billing
  Have you heard? We have added a SNF Billing Boot Camp!
  Flu season is here: Make sure you are billing accurately for flu vaccinations
DECEMBER 1, 2017
  Have questions about consolidated billing? Check out our new white paper!
APRIL 13, 2018
  Have you registered for our billing boot camp yet? Members get 10% off!
APRIL 27, 2018
  CMS call to clarify qualified Medicare beneficiary (QMB) program billing requirements
The 2014 Medicare Compliance Forum is the only seminar that will teach you how to respond
Home Health Line and DecisionHealth® present... Turn
by Crys S. Draconi, education manager for neurosciences at Tufts Medical Center and independe
AUGUST 10, 2018
Q: I work in ambulance billing. I know that under Original Medicare, many non-emergen
MARCH 27, 2015
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Consolidated billing can be a complicated task. Sign up to receive a FREE white paper featuring
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
Q: We don’t quite understand the CMS' new Comprehensive APCs (C-APC) and how to c
How Palomar Health reduced nuisance IV alarms People can grow used to a
The healthcare industry by definition exists to care for the health of each individual. But how w
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
How long is a standard bowling lane from the foul line to the head pin?  
Concern for the hospital's bottom line has traditionally been outside the realm of RNs, but under
JUNE 4, 2015
Concern for the hospital's bottom line has traditionally been outside the realm of RNs, but under
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
Did you know? HCPro has created a membership community specifically for long-term care billing pr
MARCH 18, 2016
Did you know? HCPro has created a membership community specifically for long-term care billing p
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Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
A majority of patients don’t understand the charges and information on their medical bills,
By understanding what accountability means in the clini-cal setting, how to maintain personal acc
Q: I am new to the CDI role and looking for suggestions as to how to work with our surgeons to he
The Ohio House recently passed a bill aiming to authorize eligible physician assistants to write
Q: How many people should be involved in reviewing a medical record?
HCPro is seeking feedback on your rural health clinic billing and compliance training needs. Plea
OIG continues to eye Part A billing, hospitalizations of SNF residents in 2015
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
How much have you reduced hospital-acquired infections (HAI) at your facility in the past two yea
AUGUST 1, 2018
A bill linking skilled nursing facilities' Medicare payments to hospital readmissions pass
MARCH 28, 2014
Did you know? HCPro has created a membership community specifically for long-term care billing p
APRIL 22, 2016
Did you know? HCPro has created a membership community specifically for long-term care billing p
APRIL 29, 2016
Did you know? HCPro has created a membership community specifically for long-term care billing p
Navigating the LTC technology landscape:How SNFs are using HIT, POC tools
DECEMBER 2, 2015
JUSTCODING
Editor’s note: The following is based on a recent HCPro webinar featuring independent s
MARCH 23, 2017
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS updates billing instructions for TMVR  On April 24, CMS rescin
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FEBRUARY 19, 2016
Breaking down the new HAI reduction goals and how to achieve them
JANUARY 10, 2017
A bill to ban abortions through the use of telemedicine in Iowa is now off of the table fo
The California state legislature is debating a bill calling for violence prevention plans
APRIL 22, 2014
A bill introduced in the House of Representatives would target improved care coordination
AUGUST 1, 2014
  A bill making its way through the New Jersey Legislature would require state off
JULY 25, 2014
Practice leaders explain how key metrics help groups meet their missions. "We always
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
How much have you reduced hospital-acquired infections (HAI) at your facility in the past two yea
Did you know? HCPro has created a membership community specifically for long-term care billing p
APRIL 15, 2016
New Bill Would Expand Insurance for Home Care   A bill intro
A bill to reauthorize funding for GME at children’s hospitals has reached the U.S. House of
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
Both houses of Congress now have passed a bill that ties skilled nursing facility Medicare reimbu
The Arkansas House of Representatives last week rejected a bill that would allow telemedicine com
Consolidated billing can be a complicated task. Sign up to receive a FREE whit
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
A bill that allows CMS to expedite physicians’ applications for a meaningful use hardship e
DECEMBER 29, 2015
 Montana Senator Jon Tester recently introduced the Restoring Rural Residencies Act, a bill
JUNE 10, 2016
A bill that would reform mental healthcare in the United States, and potentially address a nation
JULY 7, 2016
Home Health Line and DecisionHealth® present... Final Home Health CoPs: Minimi
HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to billing for bedside procedures. Please
HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to billing for bedside procedures. Please
  In 2009, Main Line Health evaluated its safety culture and identified preventable
APRIL 28, 2015
These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
MARCH 9, 2017
How stable is the Medicare Advantage program? On July 24, th
OCTOBER 1, 2014
By Steven Porter, HealthLeaders Media A study that found independent hos
MARCH 1, 2019
  Both houses of Congress now have passed a bill that ties skilled nursing facilit
Federal lawmakers have introduced a bill designed to improve coordination of care and serv
California Governor Jerry Brown last week signed a bill to make it easier for rural patients to u
For hospice billing, is there a higher reimbursement for social worker visits in a SNF se
Q: How many times should Glasgow Coma Scale information be captured? If you have the ambulance
DECEMBER 9, 2015
JUSTCODING
by Crys S. Draconi, education manager for neurosciences at Tufts Medical Center and independ
JULY 19, 2018
Conducting pre-billing audits can be challenging, but when done correctly, it can save organizati
OCTOBER 7, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
Long-Term Living reports that a bill that aims to establish national occupational stand
JANUARY 8, 2016
SNF residents often face a plethora of challenges that hinder their independence. Approximately 9
MARCH 13, 2020
To address the shortage of physicians in Missouri, a recently passed bill would ease the qualific
JUNE 9, 2017
A new House bill seeks to eliminate the use of behavioral assumptions when determining payment ra
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
AUGUST 26, 2015
JUSTCODING
As the CDC and international medical community continues to learn how to handle the spread of COV
MARCH 5, 2020
Many questions have swirled around the issue of medical necessity and how to document it appropri
DECEMBER 1, 2015
The U.S. may be overspending on medical billing and insurance-related paperwork by as much as $37
A billing company's client became a co-conspirator in fraud and
Give your nurses the confidence and skills they need to think independently and display high lev
JUNE 8, 2017
Hope everyone enjoyed a festive and (most importantly) safe Independence Day—with any luck,
JULY 6, 2017
Give your nurses the confidence and skills they need to think independently and display high leve
JUNE 15, 2017
A bill to streamline the physician reentry process, introduced last month by U.S. Rep. John Sarb
CMS updates billing instructions for TMVR On April 24, CMS rescinded and replaced Trans
This article first appeared on how-the-government-shutdown-affe
JANUARY 3, 2019
A bill that aims to create a federal commission focuses on prevention and treatment of complex di
How prepping for Ebola helped empower a Maryland hospital to handle hazmat scare When t
JULY 6, 2017
Q: Has CMS released further guidance on billing lab tests under the OPPS for separate paymen
  How to stay on top of ADRs
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
  How to Decode the Payment Arrangement Provision
MARCH 24, 2016
  How to minimize bad debt
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
  Tell us how we are doing!
DECEMBER 1, 2017
  How does the EHR support QAPI?
MARCH 30, 2018
The staff at SNFs are currently on the front lines doing the vital work of battling COVID-19. Sta
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum features a robust line-up of topics and speakers to address th
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum features a robust line-up of topics and speakers to address th
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum features a robust line-up of topics and speakers to address th
“As physicians, we are on the front lines of an opioid epidemic that is crippling communit
It’s an age-old question: How do you get physicians to support documentation improvement ef
By Steven Porter A study that found independent hospital accreditation c
NOVEMBER 20, 2018
Every year, thousands of New Yorkers find themselves responsible for a surprise medical bill fro
APRIL 3, 2014
Q: I have a question about billing infusion/injections in the ED prior to a decision for sur
Yes. It’s kind of complex the way billing is going to work. If the clinician conducts a SOC
A bipartisan bill intended to streamline administrative processes, cut costs, and boost patient o