In Billing
Jul 7th, 2020
Uninsured patients don't have to be the downfall of your practice during the COVID-19 pandemic...
In Coding
Jun 29th, 2020
Just when you thought you had all the COVID-19 coding for laboratory testing figured out — hold the phone — there are three new CPT® codes. These newest codes are effective June 25, 2020. CPT® Code Long Descriptor 0223U Infectious disease (bacterial or viral respiratory tract infection), pathogen-specific nucleic acid (DNA or RNA), 22 targets ...
In Billing
Jun 29th, 2020
A new Point of Origin (PoO) code has been created for reporting patient transfers from a designated disaster alternative care site (ACS). The new PoO was necessary to align with the Discharge Status Code for ACSs, DS code 69, created in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE). Initially, the National Uniform Billing Committee ...
Jun 12th, 2020
While your medical practice continues to focus on treating patients during the pandemic, cyber criminals are trying to take advantage of this hectic time to access your computers...
In Billing
Jun 5th, 2020
There’s no excuse for not keeping careful records of your healthcare-related expenses attributable to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) now. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has clarified what those are. Hazy Requirements Leave Providers Wanting In accepting CARES Act Provider Relief Fund money, HHS initially said that providers must agree to terms ...