Author "Maryann Palmeter"

By Maryann Palmeter
Mar 5th, 2015
By Maryann C. Palmeter, CPC, CENTC Thanks for taking the time to read my first monthly blog which will focus on compliance. Compliance is a pretty big umbrella which covers a lot of areas. My area of expertise is physician billing compliance. Over t...
By Maryann Palmeter
Nov 7th, 2014
By Maryann C. Palmeter, CPC, CENTC In the calendar year 2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule (Federal Register Vol. 79, No. 133/Friday, July 11, 2014), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) addressed some concerns with g...
By Maryann Palmeter
Jun 1st, 2014
Learn the rules and track the time to receive Level 4 payment for these services. By Maryann C. Palmeter, CPC, CENTC Physicians and qualified non-physician practitioners (NPPs) spend a lot of time following up with patients, family members, and other ...
By Maryann Palmeter
Jul 1st, 2011
Proper coding of drug administrations in non-facility settings starts with good documentation. By Maryann C. Palmeter, CPC, CPCO, CENTC, AAPC Fellow For infusion/injection administration, “good” documentation begins with a physician’s order that prov...