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A petition with more than 80,000 signatures is being submitted to the California legislatu
MARCH 26, 2014
Q: We're wondering about how to use CPT® code 73225 (magnetic resonance
AUGUST 20, 2014
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To address the shortage of physicians in Missouri, a recently passed bill would ease the qualific
JUNE 9, 2017
Q: We are trying to verify whether we should bill for two units of the CPT® code wh
APRIL 29, 2015
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Rep. Diane Black, R-Tennessee, introduced a new bill related to ICD-10 into the House of R
MAY 20, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Q: Where can I find the vaccine code abbreviation list for the 2015 CPT®
JANUARY 7, 2015
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CPT has granted coders a new code, 58674 (laparoscopy, surgical, ablation of uterine fibroid(s),
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
  Reporting laboratory tests with 2015's new CPT codes Q:
Consolidated billing Q&A with Janet Potter Editor's n
DECEMBER 1, 2014
In addition to extensive drug testing code changes in the CPT® Manual
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
JUSTCODING
How would we bill the following scenario? On Monday, a nurse assesses the patient’s
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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  Hospitals and physicians will still continue to report CPT® codes f
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
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Hospital Billing From A to Z  
Q: Is it appropriate to bill CPT® code 76942 (ultrasonic guidance for ne
  A bill making its way through the New Jersey Legislature would require state off
JULY 25, 2014
Taking the mystery out of consolidated billing In the Balanc
DECEMBER 1, 2014
Without Congressional action earlier this year, U.S. coders would now be using ICD-10-CM codes to
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
Congress is getting involved in the ICD-10 transition again with a new bill introduced into the H
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
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® codes fo
AUGUST 5, 2015
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AUGUST 19, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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A Washington State doctor has been stripped of his medical license after authorities say h
JUNE 18, 2014
Risk: The record does not contain a legible signature with credential
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Consolidated billing Q&A with Janet Potter Editor's note
JANUARY 1, 2015
Medicare allows electronic signatures as “alternative signatures” on clinical records
By the time James King, a former physician living in Billings, Montana, filed his taxes, his ide
NCCI guidelines for Part B Billing New coding requirements r
Patients eligible for chronic care management services (CPT code 99490) are generally chronically
Adding modifiers to CPT® codes can bypass NCCI edits for Medicare payments,
JUNE 25, 2014
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  A pair of lawsuits claim doctors in Southern California knowingly used counterfe
JULY 10, 2014
Q: I read that CPT® code 20680 (removal of implant; deep, e.g., buried w
MAY 28, 2014
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For the sixth year in a row, CMS and the AMA made no changes to CPT® coding or bil
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
“Without the insights of seasoned real-world doctors and nurses, apps could end up with t
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
by Joan Usher It’s essential that agencies work to make their billing depa
Some hospitals plan to dual code in both CPT® and ICD-10-PCS so they can co
Q: Would it be appropriate to report CPT® code 75984 (change of percutan
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
Lawmakers in a half-dozen states are considering bills that would expand the scope of practice fo
The U.S. may be overspending on medical billing and insurance-related paperwork by as much as $37
The U.S. may be overspending on medical billing and insurance-related paperwork by as much as $37
Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual,
The 2014 CPT® Manual's Pathology and Laboratory section contains a new mole
  Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual
An unlicensed physician has been convicted for his role in a scheme to bill Medicare for h
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
A bill that aims to create a federal commission focuses on prevention and treatment of complex di
Cheryl Wang walked, talked, and dressed the part of a doctor-in-training when she gained access l
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT codes for liver s
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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  Billing for the flu vaccine
OCTOBER 5, 2018
  For the sixth year in a row, CMS and the AMA made no changes to CPT®
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
While many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual surgical sect
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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It has been almost 20 years since President Bill Clinton signed the Needlestick Safety and Preven
Last Thursday, President Barack Obama signed into law a bill to permanently repeal Medicar
Since its introduction in the skilled nursing facility (SNF) setting, consolidated billing (CB) h
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
  By Steven Andrews   The bill from Congress calling
  Q: We are receiving denials for many of the new CPT® codes in
Many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual Radiology section f
The Pathology and Laboratory section in the 2014 CPT® Manu
Each year, the AMA updates the Vaccines, Toxoids section of the Medicine chapter in the CPT&
The 2015 CPT Manual® includes significant changes in the Laboratory secti
Q. Our human resources department does not accept certificates of work absences without d
  The administrator's role in the billing process
OCTOBER 16, 2015
  Fortify billing systems with strong communication
JANUARY 8, 2016
  Developing strategic areas in consolidated billing
  QAPI: What is the billing department's role?
OCTOBER 14, 2016
  How solid is your billing system?
DECEMBER 22, 2016
  Avoiding Medicare fraudulent billing
JANUARY 27, 2017
  FAQs: Consolidated billing for SNFs
OCTOBER 13, 2017
  How solid is your billing system?
DECEMBER 1, 2017
  Implications of consolidated billing under PDPM
OCTOBER 12, 2018
Just who is entitled to be called “doctor” in hospitals, medical offices and other c
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
A new CPT® code for arthrodesis, a joint fusion technique to relieve pain,
Q: My question is about the time interval requirement of the CPT® add-on
APRIL 2, 2014
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Q: I have been told to use the general surgery CPT® codes in the 20000 series for r
APRIL 30, 2014
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With more than 500 CPT® code changes, nearly every section of the CPT Manual
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
On Friday, February 9, President Trump signed into law a bill designed to keep the federal govern
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MARCH 19, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 2, 2014
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The AMA updated the guidelines in the 2014 CPT® Manual for therapeut
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 30, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MAY 28, 2014
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JUNE 11, 2014
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The 2014 CPT® Manual had more changes in the digestive section than any other section,
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
JUNE 25, 2014
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AUGUST 6, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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Join us at 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 3, to learn about the important CPT code changes for
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
DECEMBER 10, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® codes for su
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
JANUARY 7, 2015
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  Join us at 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 3, to learn about the important CPT code c
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 15, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 29, 2015
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Q: I have a question about reporting drug tests to CMS for CPT® codes th
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
JULY 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
Q: Can we report new CPT® codes 97607 (negative pressure wound therapy,
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the Digestive section to align codes for
Missouri Gov. Ray Nixon has signed a bill that creates a new class of medical license in that st
CMS revises signature requirements On July 24, CMS released a change re
  SNF Consolidated Billing: Who Really Has to Pay All These Invoices?
AUGUST 14, 2014
  New emphasis on provider collaboration in consolidated billing
  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
  New whitepape available: Physician Certification and Recertification: Permission to Bill
APRIL 29, 2016
  Medicare billing: A common compliance risk area
APRIL 15, 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
  Evaluating MDS Data Quality Will Improve Billing Accuracy
MARCH 24, 2017
  We are now offering a 2-day SNF billing bootcamp!
  Part B Therapy Billing: Functional reporting and G-codes webcast
OCTOBER 13, 2017
  New billing resources have been added!
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
  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
  The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
Despite troubled past, doctor passed multiple background checks before last week’s mass sh
JULY 6, 2017
Doctors at the Atlanta hospital that received the country’s first-ever Ebola patients last
AUGUST 13, 2014
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
"My son was able to sleep during the entire visit, because the doctor came to the house. T
AUGUST 7, 2014
Bolster billing compliance: Implement a Medicare Part A triple-check process
AUGUST 1, 2015
The OIG has taken aim at improper home health Medicare billing in its 2017 Work Plan, which is ba
After speaking with a few subject matter experts about the new tax laws, Billing Alert for Long-T
FEBRUARY 22, 2019
What is the correct CPT® code for ligation of a femoral vein? A
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
  What is the correct CPT® code for open treatment of lunate disloc
MARCH 19, 2014
JUSTCODING
What is the correct CPT® code for closed treatment of a clavicular fracture
APRIL 30, 2014
JUSTCODING
The January 2014 issue of AMA's CPT® Assistant created confusion ove
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes significant changes in the Labora
APRIL 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
Q: An auditor recently told us to code two CPT® codes for a breast biopsy with plac
Is your organization planning to code outpatient procedures using ICD-10-PCS as well as CPT®
MAY 6, 2015
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Is your organization planning to code outpatient procedures using ICD-10-PCS as well as CPT®
MAY 13, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS implemented two new CPT® Category III codes originally introduced by th
  No section of the 2014 CPT® Manual included more chan
Two bipartisan bills introduced in the U.S. Senate aim to reduce the physician shortage. The firs
JUNE 16, 2017
Hospital Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to hospital billing r
Physician Practice Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to billin
DECEMBER 15, 2015
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
Is there a doctor near the house? Probably not   
Rep. Jim Benacci (R-OH) has reintroduced the bill that is aimed at eliminating the three-d
JANUARY 23, 2015
  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
  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
Q: How do you bill for a patient that is admitted after a 3 day hospital stay that
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
MAY 20, 2015
JUSTCODING
"Training another doctor… isn't cheap—isn't cheap for the individual doi
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
  “I came here to be a doctor. I always had that on my mind. But I didn&rsqu
JUNE 20, 2014
Pay for chronic care management is more trouble than its worth, say many doctors.
A bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act was introduced in the Senate on January 21, 2015. U
JANUARY 23, 2015
Q: I work in ambulance billing. I know that under Original Medicare, many non-emergen
MARCH 27, 2015
CMS allows contractors to use alternate medical documentation to ID illegible signatures
Signature requirements On July 24, CMS released a change request to allo
Consolidated billing can be a complicated task. Sign up to receive a FREE 
DECEMBER 17, 2014
Consolidated billing can be a complicated task. Sign up to receive a FREE whit
JANUARY 9, 2015
Consolidated billing can be a complicated task. Sign up to receive a FREE 
JANUARY 16, 2015
A new study says Florida will have a shortage of nearly 7,000 doctors by 2025 if more residency p
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
“What separates doctors and patients is a disjointed and unnatural version of intima
APRIL 2, 2015
“For most of modern medical history, the process of training to be a doctor could have bee
DECEMBER 4, 2015
“Nevada needs more doctors now, and these positions will assist the state in attracting, e
OCTOBER 28, 2016
CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT codes (
MAY 7, 2014
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CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT® co
MAY 21, 2014
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JUNE 18, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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JULY 9, 2014
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JULY 16, 2014
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MARCH 18, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Coders will find 59 new codes in the 2015 CPT® Manual for reporting
Ensure accurate and efficient ICD-10, HCPCS Level II and CPT coding in one fell swoop with the
AUGUST 19, 2015
JUSTCODING
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
A majority of patients don’t understand the charges and information on their medical bills,
The Ohio House recently passed a bill aiming to authorize eligible physician assistants to write
Physician Practice Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to b
HCPro is seeking feedback on your rural health clinic billing and compliance training needs. Plea
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
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
APRIL 22, 2016
Home health care billing is a complicated task—to make sure you receive all the pay
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Doctors are more motivated to wash their hands if they know their patients are keeping tab
APRIL 2, 2014
Recently trained physicians may be the most tech-savvy generation of doctors, but medical educat
MAY 23, 2014
The number of RNs with doctorates of nursing practice is growing, but CNOs are still unclear abou
APRIL 10, 2015
by: Megan Herr Whether to transfer a patient with a discharge or without dischar
Here we go again. On May 4, Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) introduced a new bill that could potentially c
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
Medical doctors don't need to undergo a near-death experience to better engage with patients. W
JUNE 16, 2017
COVID-19 has disrupted SNFs throughout the U.S., and without proper infection control in SNFs
A doctor who spent time treating Ebola patients in West Africa died November 17 at a hospital in
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
JUNE 25, 2014
JUSTCODING
Adding modifiers to CPT® codes can bypass NCCI edits for Medicare payments,
For 2015, CMS identified 219 HCPCS/CPT codes as good candidates for comprehensive APCs (C-
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
A bill to ban abortions through the use of telemedicine in Iowa is now off of the table fo
With out-of-network bills becoming a bigger problem, some states are passing laws that make it mo
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Q: I have a question regarding CPT® code 99184 (initiation
DECEMBER 10, 2014
JUSTCODING
"Good luck to the consumers heading to the website to see if their doctors are gettin
OCTOBER 2, 2014
“My answer when people ask me how to motivate doctors: Give them the tools they need
OCTOBER 9, 2014
  “Doctors need some quiet, down time, some time to think, to pay attention.
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
“No matter how long you stretch a doctor's shift, the handoff of patients will always be ne
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
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
Did you know? HCPro has created a membership community specifically for long-term care billing p
APRIL 15, 2016
More than 500 providers, suppliers, billing companies, and clearinghouses participated in ICD-10
Common SNF billing struggles Written by Lisa McIntire and Jul
A bill to reauthorize funding for GME at children’s hospitals has reached the U.S. House of
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
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NOVEMBER 13, 2015
A bill that allows CMS to expedite physicians’ applications for a meaningful use hardship e
DECEMBER 29, 2015
A bill that would reform mental healthcare in the United States, and potentially address a nation
JULY 7, 2016
On Friday, February 9, President Trump signed into law a bill designed to keep the federal govern
In the scenario you discuss, your agency’s billing department reviews documentation before
“Doctors should have some familiarity with the many disciplines that affect health. This i
JUNE 16, 2016
“Many young doctors-in-training push everyone below them mercilessly, hoping not to fail th
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
A new bill introduced in the Nebraska legislature proposes offering up to $120,000 in loan
JANUARY 16, 2015
Last Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to repeal the Independent Payment
HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to billing for bedside procedures. Please
Without addressing the root causes of hand hygiene noncompliance before COVID-19, fac
NOVEMBER 12, 2020
  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
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 compr
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
For hospice billing, is there a higher reimbursement for social worker visits in a SNF se
Conducting pre-billing audits can be challenging, but when done correctly, it can save organizati
OCTOBER 7, 2015
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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NOVEMBER 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
Long-Term Living reports that a bill that aims to establish national occupational stand
JANUARY 8, 2016
A new House bill seeks to eliminate the use of behavioral assumptions when determining payment ra
Q: Is CPT code 96416 (chemotherapy administration, IV infusion; initiation of prolonged c
The Long-Term Care Billing Webcast is a 90-minute webcast where expert 
APRIL 25, 2014
Earlier this month, bipartisan members of the House introduced a bill to expand teleheath
The Department of Veterans Affairs must hire “tens of thousands of new doctors, new nurses,
The Boston area was hit by almost two feet of snow during this week’s blizzard, but doctors
JANUARY 28, 2015
Case study Proctoring and FPPE: Doctors Hospital of Mante
AUGUST 27, 2014
JUSTCODING
  There is no mention of postponing the implementation of ICD-10 in spending bills
DECEMBER 16, 2014
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
JUSTCODING
CMS updates billing instructions for TMVR On April 24, CMS rescinded and replaced Trans
Outpatient procedures will still be coded using CPT®/HCPCS—the HIPAA-
2015 CPT® mappings in
DECEMBER 10, 2014
JUSTCODING
Correct coding is important to physician practices. The ICD-10-CM diagnoses and the CPT procedure
A bill to streamline the physician reentry process, introduced last month by U.S. Rep. John Sarb
How do we bill for osteoporosis drugs? The home health consolidated bil
Legislative bills filed in the Washington Senate and House this week seek to remove a prov
JANUARY 23, 2015
HIPAA: Top tips for getting what you need to know, without giving away what you sho
JANUARY 1, 2015
Q: Has CMS released further guidance on billing lab tests under the OPPS for separate paymen
Long-term care providers will be able to appeal certain Medicare claims decisions without
Every year, thousands of New Yorkers find themselves responsible for a surprise medical bill fro
APRIL 3, 2014
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
Coding and billing for pregnancy brings unique challenges, including global pregnancy packages an
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
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
  While bundling of CPT® codes has made reporting for endovascular
OCTOBER 1, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS updates information for billing screening services On April 3, CMS released a c
  “From the moment we choose to embark on this path, doctors-in-training are
NOVEMBER 14, 2014
  “The difficulty of getting into medical school ensures that most doctors a
AUGUST 28, 2014
“[O]nly when doctors and patients alike recognize that more is not always better, and how e
JULY 16, 2015
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
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JANUARY 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS updates information for billing screening services On April 3, CMS
To understand the cause of burnout in young doctors, one physician looked to a 19th ce
MARCH 6, 2014
Q: We are having a lot of issues in moving laboratory testing to a 14X bill type w
A bipartisan bill introduced by two U.S. senators aims to increase home health access for low-inc
Common consolidated billing issues facing SNFs Consolidated
As the nation has followed the back and forth effort to pass a massive stimulus bill, there has b
Okon Umana, MD, pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme that fraudulently billed Medic
DECEMBER 4, 2014
A bill that would have allowed outpatient joint replacement surgery in the state of Wyoming didn
A bill introduced in Congress last month aims to change how Medicare-funded GME training position
OCTOBER 7, 2016
With Senate Bill (SB) 1148 now in effect in Oklahoma, the state has become a testing ground for t
This week’s updates include the SNF Consolidated Billing update and a special edition M
A bill to support GME training in children’s hospitals is headed to President Obama&
APRIL 11, 2014
A bill to support GME training in children’s hospitals is headed to President Obama&rsquo
APRIL 11, 2014
A bill that would establish around-the-clock registered nurse staffing hours at Medicare and Me
AUGUST 7, 2014
A bipartisan bill introduced to Congress April 20 would
The House Education and Labor Committee recently voted out a bill that would direct the Occupatio
JUNE 19, 2019
A pair of lawmakers in Massachusetts co-sponsored a bill that would increase penalties for attack
JULY 24, 2019
How should our agency handle patient changes in condition from a billing per
In FY 2014, the OIG is setting out to review some aspects of billing and payments that were not i
By Steven Andrews Outpatient coding and billing errors lead to more than half of all au
A single sentence added to a House of Representatives bill that went unremarked-upon during a bri
Seventy-two percent of physicians say the average doctor prescribes an unnecessary test or proced
A patient at a New York hospital remained in isolation Tuesday as doctors awaited test results to
AUGUST 6, 2014