Author "Renee Dustman"

By Renee Dustman
In Billing
Jul 19th, 2018
Clinicians have until October 1 to review their 2017 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) final score and performance feedback and, if applicable, request a targeted review by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Immediate Ac...
By Renee Dustman
Jul 18th, 2018
Medical professionals and other stakeholders have until September 10 to make a difference in the course of future healthcare reforms. Tucked into a proposed rule to update the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2019, released for public inspection on...
By Renee Dustman
In Audit
Jul 10th, 2018
Credentials open many doors to career opportunities. Which one will you enter? AAPC provides training and examination for every certification you could ever need to work in the business of healthcare. If you are new to the business of healthcare, you ...
By Renee Dustman
Jul 6th, 2018
Your medical coding work is more important than you know. We asked a few experienced medical coders how their work ties to other things in life. This is a rather ambiguous question, to which we received four very different responses. Sara Boyce, CPC, ...
By Renee Dustman
In CMS
Jul 5th, 2018
In just 15 minutes, you can influence the development of practical resources and, ultimately, improve your health center’s readiness for an emergency or disaster. Take a Survey The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assis...