Author "Brett Rosenberg"

By Brett Rosenberg
In Coding
Apr 2nd, 2020
Understand the coding mechanics behind some of the most common obstetrical US examinations. An outsider looking in might think diagnostic radiology coding is as simple as knowing the number of views of an X-ray or whether contrast was used on a comput...
By Brett Rosenberg
In Billing
Mar 31st, 2020
An unprecedented “relaxation” in regulatory guidelines will give U.S. hospitals and non-traditional care sites a fighting chance to meet the high demand of COVID-19 hospitalizations expected in the coming weeks. The Trump administration issued, March ...
By Brett Rosenberg
Mar 24th, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that its scaling back on some restrictions surrounding provider enrollment in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. Under Section 1135 of the Social Security Act, CMS is exercising its ...
By Brett Rosenberg
In CMS
Mar 17th, 2020
The government is relaxing guidelines to ensure seniors get the healthcare they need during this national emergency. A sweeping expansion of telehealth coverage for Medicare beneficiaries is being implemented to aid in the healthcare needs of those w...
By Brett Rosenberg
In CMS
Nov 8th, 2019
HCPCS Level II code changes for 2020 were published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on Nov. 8. These changes include a comprehensive list of new, revised, and deleted codes used to report Medicare Part B services. 2020 HCPCS ...