Author "Barbara Aubry"

By Barbara Aubry
May 3rd, 2018
Comments Off on Teaching Physicians: No More Re-entering Medical Student E/M Documentation
But be sure you step up your game on meeting attestation and signature requirements. As an ongoing effort to help reduce administrative burden on practitioners, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an important update for ...
By Barbara Aubry
In Billing
Dec 5th, 2017
Comments Off on CMS Guidance for Date of Service Professional Claims
From specimen collection to maternity packages, inspect coding and billing DOS rules. On Sept. 19, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released MLN Matters® article SE17023 for physician and non-physician practitioners who sub...
By Barbara Aubry
Nov 15th, 2017
Comments Off on CMS Reverts Systems Back to Former RA for QMB Claims
On Oct. 2, 2017, Change Request 9911 modified the Medicare Remittance Advice (RA) for Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB) claims to identify QMB patients and reflect zero cost-sharing liability. As a result, certain payers secondary to Medicare were ...